Introduction to Sequelize ORM

JavaScript Node.js Example project

This is about the basic usage of Sequelize ORM – how to create migrations, models, seeders and how to get the data from the database. Everything is explained on an example project, which you can find on GitHub.

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Express server with JWT authentication

JavaScript Node.js Express JWT Example project

I needed to create a simple server, that would have one “public” route /login and other routes are available only for users with valid JWT token.

That means, the user is allowed to log into the system and then get any data from it. If he is not logged in and he tries to get some data, he only get an error message and 401 ( Unauthorized ) status code will be returned.

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What is and how to use Composer

php Composer Example project

If you are learning PHP or you are experienced programmer you surely read the word Composer. But…what is it? What is its purpose and why should you use it? Here I want to write a few things about it and show you how to use it. PHPUnit testing framework should meet the requirements as proper and useful example. Let’s get started…

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Grunt

JavaScript Example project Grunt

If you work on a larger project, you have surely write a build script, which helps you with repeating tasks. This can be concatenating javascripts, compiling SASS / LESS files, moving or deleting some files, etc. Each task like this can be ( relatively ) easily defined in Grunt and it will take care of everything.

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