Develop web applications using the Express framework with Packt's new Book and eBook

August 2013 | Open Source, Web Development

Express Web Application Development is a new book from Packt that will help readers learn how to effectively use the Express web framework for web application development. Developers will discover the core concepts and objects that make up the Express framework and an Express app.

About the Author:

Hage Yaapa is a contributing developer of Express and the head of Web and Node.js development at Sourcebits. He has been creating websites and apps since 1999 using a very wide array of web technologies. He is a self-taught programmer and everything he knows about technology, he learned on his own from the Internet and books.

Starting with the initial setup of the Express web framework, Express Web Application Development will guide readers through the fundamentals of the framework, moving on to create Jade-based views for Express apps, routes for an Express app, and dynamic apps using HTML forms, cookies, and sessions.

Using this book, developers will be able to serve different kinds of responses and handle various kinds of errors, learn about the Stylus CSS pre-processor syntax and language in detail, and customize and prepare Express apps to make them production ready.

The chapters covered in this book are:

Chapter 1: What is Express?

Chapter 2: Your First Express App

Chapter 3: Understanding Express Routes

Chapter 4: Response From the Server

Chapter 5: The Jade Templating Language

Chapter 6: The Stylus CSS Preprocessor

Chapter 7: Forms, Cookies, and Sessions

Chapter 8: Express in Production

Developers with an intermediate knowledge of JavaScript, who want to to use Express to build their web application, will find this book useful. For more information, please visit the book page at:http://www.packtpub.com/express-web-application-development/book

Express Web Application Development
Explore all aspects of web development using the Express framework

For more information, please visit: http://www.packtpub.com/express-web-application-development/book

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