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what is node.js
BubbleNugget (0)

I'm new to coding I guess, so i don't really know what node.js is. Can someone please explain for me? Thanks.

Answered by MrEconomical (2196) [earned 5 cycles]
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MrEconomical (2196)

node.js is backend javascript with lots of coll moduls

mat1 (3261)

From Wikipedia:

Node.js is an open-source, cross-platform, JavaScript runtime environment that executes JavaScript code outside of a browser. Node.js lets developers use JavaScript to write command line tools and for server-side scripting—running scripts server-side to produce dynamic web page content before the page is sent to the user's web browser.

Basically it's JavaScript but for servers