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Become a Back-End Web Developer

Learn the foundational skills of back-end web development and put them into practice using the popular server-side programming language Node.js. Work with databases, test your code, build and consume RESTful APIs, and dig deeper into security and HTTP.

Note: This path is designed for web developers who know the basics of programming, HTML, JavaScript, and CSS, and those who have completed the Become a Web Developer learning path.
Learn how to persist data in your applications.
Build and consume RESTful web services.
Secure your application's data.
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14 Hours of expert-created video tutorials
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