By this recording of fall 2018, Node.js is a first-class runtime of V8 alongside Chromium, the open-source project behind Google Chrome. Developers loved Node.js because it's easy to get started. It performs great, and there's a ton of open-source libraries to get your projects off the ground. In the next video we'll talk about installing Node.js, and then we'll dive right into understanding how package management works in comparison with something you're more familiar with, like NuGet. Let's continue, shall we?
- Installing and publishing Node.js packages
- Defining classes in Node.js
- Building a web API with Express and Node.js
- Unit testing in Node.js
- Continuous integration