Node Starter Set

The contents of this box holds all that is needed to start a Node.js website using Express.js.

Included

It includes the following build-able parts

  • Express.js, a MVC (more notably called MVR, Model View Routing) framework
  • ejs and ejs-locals, templating language
  • mongoose, easy to use framework for communicating with MongoDb
  • Twitter Bootstrap, css stylesheet design
  • A package setup for deploying

Getting started

Pull down the repository and move to the location. Then run the following;

node filter.js

Then open up a browser, preferable a good one and browse to http://localhost:3000/. All being well you should get the following page.

expected home page