Build Your First Node.js Website

Course Introduction

Node is a JavaScript runtime that let's us run JavaScript on the server. It's built to execute code quickly and also write code quickly because we can use JavaScript on the server. In this course, we'll jump in head first and create a basic website using Node.js.

Goals

  • Get everything installed and setup
  • Create a Node server
  • Simplify it using Express
  • Add our routes, view files, and EJS templating
  • Send data to our views
  • Learn how to process a form