Ghost Tales: adventures in Node.js

Ghost Tales: adventures in Node.js

Ghost is an open source blogging platform built in Node.js and aimed at a wide range of users. Node.js is still a relatively young platform for building web software. The combination of creating user-facing software with a less mature tool presents a particularly interesting set of challenges.

Building Ghost is an adventure, I'd like to share with you a few of the things I've learned so far...

13bc3aed226e3d7b0d262e5664468f50?s=128

Hannah Wolfe

May 16, 2014
Tweet

Transcript

  1. 3.
  2. 4.
  3. 5.
  4. 7.
  5. 15.
  6. 28.
  7. 29.
  8. 30.
  9. 32.
  10. 40.
  11. 43.
  12. 44.
  13. 49.
  14. 51.
  15. 53.

    JSON API Client Server Blog Admin SQLite MySQL PostgreSQL Bookshelf

    & Knex HTTP module() Express Ember.js Handlebars
  16. 55.
  17. 56.
  18. 57.
  19. 58.
  20. 59.
  21. 63.

    Testing • Mocha - https://github.com/visionmedia/mocha • Should - https://github.com/visionmedia/should.js/ •

    Supertest - https://github.com/visionmedia/supertest • Rewire - https://github.com/jhnns/rewire