npmawesome: roll your own middleware with ware

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. The middleware architechture is strange beast. On one hand everybody knows about it and knows how to use it. On the other hand, it seems…

npmawesome: harp.js is a no-config static site generator

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. harp (GitHub: sintaxi/harp, License: MIT) by Brock Whitten is a zero-configuration static web server with built in pre-processing. harp server can serve Jade, Markdown…

npmawesome: Resolve object promises with promise-from-hash

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. I love JavaScript Promises and all the cool things you can do with them. The other day I found a need to construct a comlex…

npmawesome: Eight fun-to-use Yeoman generators

This is a guest post from André König over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. Generators have been a thing for a while now. Ruby on Rails community has taken this to a whole new level and for a good…

npmawesome: mongojs - a driver to closer match MongoDB API

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. If you are like me, one of the first things you probably did when you first tried Node.js is to use a database. As…

npmawesome: Templating with hamlet.coffee

This is a guest post from Alex Gorbatchev over at npmawesome.com. Nodejitsu loved what npmawesome.com was doing and is now supporting the project. Take full advantage of CoffeeScript (GitHub: jashkenas/coffeescript, License: MIT) in your templates. hamlet (GitHub: inductor-labs/hamlet, License: MIT) doesn’t use a crippled templating…