express boilerplate generator, a generator for scaffolding express basic setup with ease
November 28 2020
hi everyone, 👋 today we’ll learn about how use a tool that generates new express applications in everyone's favourite language typescript with various options to choose from based on your project needs
npm i -g express-boilerplate-generator
Run anyone of following commands:
$ express-gen # or $ express-typescript-generator # or $ express-ts-gen
Or, to avoid installation and usage simply use the following command:
❓ what is it
🤔 why express-boilerplate-generator
nodejs is great for the rapid development of web-projects, but is often neglected because of the lack of type safety. typescript solves this issue and (along with its linter file) can even make your code more robust than some other static languages like java.
in this application you have two options to setup a project either with or without auth.
📜 different options available explained
|express-server-boilerplate||this type of structure provides auth-less express server boilerplate codes to kickstart your backend development along with the support of typedoc & swagger.|
|express-server-boilerplate-auth||this type of structure provides express server boilerplate codes to kickstart your backend development with authentication support. It uses passport-jwt and passport as dependency.|
happy app-deving 😊