Finding an NPM


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Finding an NPM

The Node community provide thousands of modules beyond what's included in Node core. In this video, we'll take a look at how to find those modules and then add them to a project. All of the community provided modules are available on npmjs.org. Npmjs.org acts as a directory for all the modules. I'm going to search for a popular module. The name of this module is express. When I search for express, the express module comes up as well several modules that work with express.

When I go to the page for express, it shows how many times its been downloaded, what version its at and how recently it was updated. The information on this page can give you a good idea of whether or not a module is actually being maintained. Or whether someone's just left it there. This module was last updated two days ago, so it's still active. Let's start using it in our project. To do that, let's go to the exercise files>chapter three>video two. And then go to the start folder and copy airline to ...

Finding an NPM
Video duration: 3m 30s 3h 17m Intermediate

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Finding an NPM provides you with in-depth training on Developer. Taught by Joseph LeBlanc as part of the Node.js Essential Training (2013)

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