29 posts for "node"
Working with Docker and Node.js can be a pain, especially when tying to get the perfect, no-maintenance, fast setup that every dev wants. I tried to achieve that perfect setup and include Prisma, and this is the story.
A detailed description of creating my next modern Node.js API starter project with TypeScript, and how I got it working on a Mac M1 machine.
How to receive JSON formatted multipart form data in a Next.js serverless function from a form service webhook, such as Jotform.
Why the 'too many connections' error happens with Postgres on a Node.js serverless function like Vercel, how to stop it so you app runs smoothly, and an attempt at connection pooling
How to create dynamic screenshots of a page for use when sharing on social media with Open Graph images.
Using local database and Redis caching to help speed up your application and ensure you're not hitting those API request limits.
When using Fetch, cookies are not shared between sites with different origins, including domains, subdomains, and even ports. Here's why, and the solution.
An overview of Cinepicks, including features, technical aspects like frameworks and server setup, we all as challenges tackled on the way.
Implementing WebSockets API between React Native and Node Express server, accessing sockets from Express routes and sending messages to specific users sockets.
Using Socket.io, Node.js and React to create a dynamic loading bar for a long running server side process, with a setup and integration example.
A journey of cutting down processing time for an asynchronous process on user uploaded data in Node.js, with database queries.
Testing using Jest and a dedicated sequelize test database means tests can be ran in a clean, uninterrupted system.
Getting your site HTTPS ready for free using certbot on AWS EC2 instances, and integrating with Nginx config.
The second of two posts about running a React and Node app on a single AWS EC2 instance, custom domain pointing with Nginx, and self hosted PostgreSQL database.
The first of two posts about running a React and Node app on a single AWS EC2 instance with PM2. A cheaper and more flexible way than AWS Elastic Beanstalk.
Delivering real-time in-app notifications with WebSockets and Redis using React and Redux
A short post showing my approach to handling authentication errors in React Apollo, specifically how to log people out due to token expiration.
Getting my Crossed Paths app on the App Store was a journey, and now my journey is about to end because of Facebook's privacy rules.
Covering some crucial areas of Sequelize using Postgres, like sync, migrations, and environment variables which I don't believe are currently easy to find.
Introducing Apollo Client to an existing React Redux application, what that means with Redux dropped from Apollo, including local state management.
Setting up Apollo's GraphQL server implementation, integrating with an existing Node architecture, and protecting the endpoint with JSON web tokens.
Developing my Preact, Redux and Apollo GraphQL boilerplate with JSON Web Token authentication. A three-part post on client and server-side implementation.
A hard lesson learned with one long evening of ES6 Node, Babel being pushed to a Heroku server.
Updated 18th March - Carrying on with how I incorporated JWT stateless authentication into React Native using Redux and Redux Thunk.
Comments on each stage of a recent project of making a web scraper and publishing to NPM
Connecting to the Instagram API in 2017 is a big of a nightmare with their new rules. This post will discuss how to connect using React Native, Node and Express.
Updated 18th March - Going into detail with stateless authentication using JSON Web Tokens with React Native, Redux and Node.