• backend,  Programming

    Organizing your next NodeJS+MongoDB App – Part 1

    When dealing with a project of any real substance, one needs to plan (what a thought!). Often this takes place at the diagram level and perhaps even at a technology selection level. In this multi-part post, I wanted to share my method of organizing my app’s backend. In this portion, I’ll be discussing the general layout of our app and explain what each subfolder will hold. Once we’ve established that, in the next post I’ll be going into the nitty-gritty of how some of these bits fit together Why Read This Post? You Want Easier To Maintain Files You don’t want your projects to become 2,000 line monster files. A…