Learn the first steps to building a web server with the minimalistic Node.js framework Express.
The course provides an quick overview of the framework and gets you started with building a JSON RESTful API with the four basic data operations of CREATE, READ, UPDATE, and DELETE ("CRUD"). To focus on the framework constructs, database configuration and maintenance is not covered in this course; no ORM is used nor any other third-party libraries other than express itself.
- Knowledge of basic database principles is highly advised
- How to build a simple JSON RESTful api using the Express framework