Introduction to Node.js

Beginner
Developer
Azure

Learn about Node.js: what it is, how it works, and when to use it.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this module, you'll be able to:

  • Explain what Node.js is.
  • Describe how Node.js works.
  • Identify when to use Node.js.
  • Create and run a Node.js script from the command line.

Prerequisites

  • Familiarity with editing text and code files in any text editor
  • Beginner-level experience writing JavaScript code
  • Experience using the command line