Node.js

Node.js

Node is an open source runtime environment for server-side applications. It allows you to run JavaScript on the server in addition to the browser. Almost all of the new and most widely used JavaScript solutions use Node in one form or another.

Installing Node.js

Download from https://nodejs.org. Install with default options. To check, type the following on the terminal

What is a Full Stack

Full-stack is a complete JavaScript solution which involves JavaScript on both client-side and server-side. There are many full-stack solutions but MEAN stack is the most widely used solution. There are many different variations of the full-stack but it essentially involves: