Node.js handles complicated things in a simple manner. that’s the specialty about it.Many thinks node.js is a tough approch to be followed.But node.js follows a diffrent approch (callback approch) and not a tough one.Cool thing about node.js is lots of libraries are there to make things simpler.So understanding how node.js works is important for a developer.This is a colelction of resources for getting started with node.js.You can start learning node.js in the below order.We have the best collection in an order.
LEVEL 1 :NODE.JS BEGINNERS TUTORIAL FROM WEBTUTS:
This tutorial is from webtuts.It basically deals with the basic foundation and working of node.js.How internaly node.js works every thing is claerly explained.Hence Reading this initialy and going to the other tutorials is recommended.With the first touch of node.js you can build a simple chat app.
LEVEL2: UNDERSTANDING NPM:
In the level 2 you should know about NPM
Once you understand about the NPM modules. You can check the libraries for building realtime applications – LINK
Express.js framework is widely used framework for node.js. I personaly prefer the youtube tutorial for express.
Other useful links you can use is
-Must mention link - http://www.nodebeginner.org/ (If u have quite a long time to learn,you can follow this link for the basics)
- Some good resource on express.js - http://howtonode.org/getting-started-with-express
-Some video tutorials in node.js - http://nodetuts.com/ (But still the above youtube videos are best for express.This explains about node.js instead of express)