Course Description

Node.js Basics: A Beginner's Guide to Server-Side JavaScript Node.js has quickly become one of the most popular server-side platforms for developing scalable and efficient web applications. This course is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to Node.js for beginners, covering the basic concepts and techniques needed to build powerful web applications using JavaScript. The course will start with an overview of Node.js and its architecture, exploring how it enables JavaScript to be used on the server side. You will learn how to install Node.js and its package manager, NPM, and how to use NPM to install and manage packages, libraries, and frameworks. Once you have a solid understanding of the fundamentals of Node.js, you will move on to learning how to build a simple web server using the built-in HTTP module. You will learn how to handle requests, route traffic, and serve static files using Node.js. You will also explore the use of middleware to handle more complex requests, such as handling form data, authentication, and error handling. Next, the course will cover how to interact with databases using Node.js. You will learn how to connect to a database, perform CRUD (Create, Read, Update, Delete) operations, and handle errors that may occur. In addition to building a web server and working with databases, you will also learn how to build and test command-line applications using Node.js. You will learn how to parse command-line arguments, work with file I/O, and interact with external APIs. Throughout the course, you will be guided by a knowledgeable instructor who will provide you with a variety of hands-on exercises and projects to help reinforce your learning. By the end of the course, you will have a solid understanding of Node.js and be ready to start building your own web applications using this powerful platform. Whether you are a web developer looking to expand your skill set or a beginner just getting started with programming, Node.js Basics is the perfect course for you. With its easy-to-follow tutorials, comprehensive coverage of the basics, and practical projects, you will be well on your way to becoming a proficient Node.js developer. Author: Java Brains (YouTube)