What you’ll learn and do in this workshop

We will build a web server using Node.js and friends, with focus on backend development.

The code and concepts here would be a great foundation for your next web project!


Topics include, but not limited to:

We'll be using Node as our framework but a lot of the things you learn here also apply also to general concepts of servers, and to other frameworks.

Whats and Whys

What is a server/backend?

A server "serves" pages, data, and processing to clients

Fully discussed in Chapter 1

Why do you need a backend?

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