w05 Time to make the APIs

Getting started with Express

2022-02-15T15:30:00-05:00

Agenda

  1. API anatomy
  2. Walkthrough: create your own API in Express (aka a03)

Node HTTP interfaces documentation

Express API reference

Express getting started: Hello world example

Express guide: Routing

Building a REST API with Node and Express - David Landup

Google. It.

There is A LOT of information out there about using Express to build an API. Don’t be afraid of it. Use it.

Notes

Defining endpoints and using git

2022-02-17T15:30:00-05:00

Agenda

  1. Define default endpoints
  2. Git branch, checkout, and merge
  3. Define other endpoints
  4. Using req.params inside endpoint functions

Notes