A JSON Web Token (JWT) is an open standard (RFC 7519) that specifies a compact and self-contained method for securely transmitting information as a JSON object between parties. Since it is digitally signed, this information can be checked and trusted. …


Hello, in this blog, I’ll explain what Bootstrap is, the well-known CSS framework. Bootstrap has become a must-have tool for front-end developers.
Bootstrap is a large collection of reusable HTML, CSS, and JavaScript code.
It’s also a front-end development framework that enables developers and designers to quickly build fully responsive websites. If…


In my previous blog, I attempted to explain what Amazon Web Services (AWS) is. I discussed some aspects of cloud computing, as well as what AWS is and how it can benefit consumers with their start-ups or programming in general. In this blog, I will be providing you with some…


If you’re an SE, or especially a Back-end Engineer / Full-Stack, you’ve definitely heard of AWS (I hope). Let us first get an overview of cloud computing before diving into the subject of AWS since cloud computing has become an integral part of businesses in all sectors today.

What is Cloud Computing?


In one of my previous blogs, I wrote about which npm packages you should include in your Node.js project. Today I’ll be helping you with some more npm packages to include in your next project!

Let’s get started:

  1. Bcrypt

If you’re a SE, you’ve probably came across thing thing called Postman, especially if you’re dealing with an API. In another article, I talked about what an API was, and in this blog I’m going to be talking about how Postman can help you work with an API.

So what is Postman?

When trying…


In this blog I’m going to be explaining to you some useful NPM packages to include in your next Node.js project to make your life easier!

Aside from the React/Angular, Express, and Mongoose, here are some other npm packages that can surely assist you in making your next Node project:

1. Nodemon


Credit for photo: https://www.mongodb.com/brand-resources

In my previous blogs I wrote about MEAN/MERN stack, and Node.js. If you noticed, there’s a specific NoSQL database I mentioned, that database being MongoDB. In this blog I’m going to help you understand what MongoDB is and what it’s used for. The document model of MongoDB is simple to…


Credit for photo: https://www.valuecoders.com/blog/technology-and-apps/mean-vs-mern-stack-who-will-win-the-war/

If you’re a Full-Stack Developer/SE, you’ve probably come across these terms before, but if you haven’t, I’m going to explain to you what these two are, and what their purpose is. Before we get into talking about MEAN vs. MERN, let’s talk about a stack. People often refer to the…


If you’re a full-stack developer, and trying to make a full-stack application through Node.js, Express will make your life 100x easier. If you don’t know what Express is, it’s what Ruby-on-Rails/Sinatra is to Ruby, or what Django is to Python.

Express is a light-weight web application framework to help organize…

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