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A (Re)Introduction to Express.js Routing

A (Re)Introduction to Express.js Routing by Jordan Kasper If you've written anything in Node.js the chances are you've used Express.js and its routing system. In this article I'd like to (re)introduce you to the bu... Read more

Build a Distributed Caching Layer with Express.js for APIs and Microservices

Build a Distributed Caching Layer with Express.js for APIs and Microservices by Jordan Kasper Separating your API code into microservices has far reaching benefits, but you probably already knew that, that's why yo... Read more

How to Use ExpressJS Middleware to Transform Data

How to Use ExpressJS Middleware to Transform Data by Jordan Kasper Let's imagine a system where you have a few different microservices in your external facing API, each one able to operate independently. Good start... Read more

Top 3 Tips to Understanding API User Experience

Product Managers put their users front and center, so why shouldn't you? As you begin to build your API or even if you're just redesigning it, it's a great opportunity to be your users' favorite hero. Typically, UX is... Read more