Learning Single-page Web Application Development by Fernando Monteiro

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Build powerful and scalable single-page web applications using a full stack JavaScript environment with Node.js, MongoDB, AngularJS, and the Express frameworkAbout This BookDeal with user authentication on single page web application.Test with Karma and ProtractorContinuous deployment with automated toolsWho This Book Is For

This book is aimed at web developers who are familiar with frontend technologies like JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, and modern tools like Bower, Yeoman, and Grunt.

What You Will Learn
Streamline your development work with Bower, Yeoman, and Grunt.js
Configure an AngularJS application using modules
Test AngularJS applications with Karma and Protractor
Create a conference web application
Start from scratch and refactor your applications using Yo Express generator
Use the new features of Express 4 such as Router, static middleware, and more
Set up user authentication and store sessions with Passport
In Detail

Learning Single-page Web Application Development is a journey through application development using the MEAN stack with JavaScript  on the server side and client side, covering concepts such as RESTful, authentication and session on SPA. You will build large-scale applications. You will use a JavaScript environment with Node.js on the server, MongoDB as the database, and AngularJS on the frontend.

Everything is integrated with the Bower dependency manager, Yeoman, and other modern tools to speed up your development process. You will deploy your application to the cloud and learn how to prepare your directory structure to scale and grow.

Learning Single-page Web Application Development will give you an overview of AngularJS and RESTful APIs, and guide you in learning how to leverage single page development tools to create efficient and effective applications.


About Fernando Monteiro

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Fernando Monteiro is a frontend engineer, speaker, open source contributor, and the mind behind the Responsive Boilerplate, a CSS library built with Less.js for responsive layouts. He contributes several articles and materials on design, development, and user experience on his blog and for the entire web community. He is passionate about web standards, frontend development, and mobile design, and he spent the last 12 years creating high-end graphic and web experiences. He began his career as a graphic designer in 2002 and quickly became an expert in QuarkXPress, producing and editing more than 500 ads, CDs, and DVDs for different companies around the world. He has also published a book on HTML5 and responsive design for mobile devices: Instant HTML5 Responsive Table Design How-to. Currently, he works as frontend manager in one of the largest private companies in web software development for government institutions. You can find more about him on www.newaeonweb.com.br.
Published December 24, 2014 by Packt Publishing. 214 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology, Education & Reference. Non-fiction