Setting Up HTTPS on Node for Free with Let’s Encrypt

Given how vitally important running your site in HTTPS is, it’s disappointing how high the barrier to entry is. Some services like Heroku do make it easy to set up, but you will have to pay for that simplicity.


Use MySQL in Node.js

In the last article, we created User RESTful APIs using Express.js. But for the persistence, we didn’t code anything. We just mocked the data since we had no database connection. This time we… (more…)

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Useful async stack traces in Node.js 14

Since version 12, Node.js is supposed to print all of the callers in a stack trace, even if some calls are made asynchronously with the await keyword. Such a stack trace should make debugging a breeze, but unfortunately I have found this to work very poor... (more…)

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