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What would you like to do?
Do you love anime?
// Start Express
const express = require('express')
const app = express()
// Set the view directory to /views
app.set('views', __dirname + '/views')
// Let's use the Jade templating language
app.set('view engine', 'pug')
// Do you love anime?
app.get('/', function (request, response) {
response.render('index', { message: 'I love anime' })
// Start that server
//- Put this in views/index.pug
doctype html
h1 Hello, world!
p= message
"name": "i_love_anime",
"version": "0.1.0",
"author": "Evan Hahn",
"license": "WTFPL",
"dependencies": {
"express": "^4.16.4",
"pug": "^2.0.3"
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MohanL commented Jan 11, 2016

Great tutorial, except some parts are outdated.
in the index.jade, doctype 5 is deprecated, doctype html is working

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nicolas-tournier commented Mar 24, 2016

Great tutorial, thanks!

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holmberd commented May 2, 2016

Good tutorial, I'm feeling positive to go from Node.js into the world of Express, and that is always a good start.

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pilgrim011 commented Oct 30, 2016

One of the best tutorials on the Internet, thank you!

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chrisdemetriad commented Feb 22, 2017

3 years later, still one of the best Node/Express tutorials.

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orsh99 commented Feb 25, 2017

Really loved it. Thanks!

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wewark commented Mar 21, 2017

It's 2017 and this tutorial is still awesome.

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MukulGupta1 commented Mar 23, 2017

A very well-written and easy to understand tutorial.
Great job and thanks a lot :)

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GrannyCamper commented Jun 9, 2017

Thank you, Im still learning. But hallo Express, here I come.

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william-xue commented Jun 20, 2017


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sefields commented Aug 29, 2017

Great tutorial that made me chuckle and learn at the same time–in the words of Owen Wilson, "wow"!

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RaedAddala commented Mar 27, 2020

Great Tuto. Thanks a lot

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