Simple and powerful server that just works so you can focus on your awesome project:
// Include it and extract some methods for convenienceconst server = ;const get post = serverrouter;// Launch server with some opts and a couple of routes;
After getting Node.js (
> 7.6) ready and doing
npm init in your project folder, install server and keep it as a dependency:
npm install server --save
Then you can create a file called
app.js and set the following:
// Include the server in your fileconst server = ;const get post = serverrouter;// Handle requests to the url "/" ( );
Execute this in the terminal to get the server started:
And finally, open your browser on localhost:3000 and you should see your server answered 'Hello world!'.
The library is documented here:
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node app.js inside each of them in
server is great for many situations. Let's see some of them:
Everything works out of the box, you get great support for most features and you can easily tap into Express' middleware ecosystem. What's not to love?
Some of the included features: body and file parsers, cookies, sessions, websockets, Redis, gzip, favicon, csrf, SSL, etc. They just work so you will save a headache or two and can focus on your actual project.
From the flexibility and expressivity of the bundle, designing APIs is a breeze:
// books/router.jsconst ctrl = ;const get post put del = router;moduleexports =;
Websockets were never this easy to use! With socket.io on the front-end, you can simply do this in the back-end to handle those events:
// chat/router.jsconst ctrl = ;const socket = router;moduleexports =;
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