Using Web Server Frameworks
Node.js is a natural fit for building a web server. Because of this, many developers have built web server applications. Some of these have gone on to become open source frameworks and available to any developer wishing to develop a Node.js web server. In this chapter you will see examples of utilizing these frameworks in order to build a Node.js web server.
First you will examine one of the most popular Node.js frameworks, Express. You will gain an understanding of how to utilize Express for building a web application. You will also see how to utilize the tools that are packaged with Express to scaffold ...