Popular Node JS developer tools
1. Express JsIt is a flexible and minimal NodeJS web application framework that provides a robust set of features to develop mobile and web applications. It also enables users to create a robust API in a much simpler and easier manner and with the combination of NodeJS and Express js, you can easily design an entire website. Node.js helps you to develop the server part but with Express js the applications can be published over the website.
2. Socket ioSocket io is a framework that enables bi-directional and event-based communication in real-time. It is the quickest and most reliable real-time engine. It provides real-time analytics along with counters, logs, and charts and it is also suited for most chatting applications and is widely implemented by companies like Microsoft, Zendesk, Trello, and some small start-ups as well. It offers better debugging, scalability, integration, and binary support and speeds up both beginner-level and advanced level programmers’ work.
4. PM2It is an advanced production process manager for Node.js applications with a built-in load balancer. It helps to keep applications alive forever, reload them without downtime and facilitate common system admin tasks. It is the easiest and simplest developer tool that is used in NodeJS. The companies like Intuit and PayPal use PM2.
5. Electrode JsIt is a powerful developer tool created by WalmartLab and this tool is widely popular and suitable for React js and NodeJS applications. It’s not only a set of best practices, standardized structure, and modern technologies but also includes Electrode Explorer and Electrify. This tool helps to ensure the reusability of the components, good performance, and deployment of the applications to the cloud. The user can easily learn and perform coding practices at any skill level.
Unit testing & Performance testing toolsA NodeJS developer must take in-use any of the popular unit tests, automated tests, and performance testing tools to ensure developer applications are error-free and performance-driven. Some of the commonly used tools are mentioned below.
Unit testing tools: Mocha, Jest, Jasmine, Lab, AVA
Performance Testing tools: k6.io, artillery.io, benchtest, groovy
ConclusionNode.js applications can be developed using a variety of IDEs, frameworks, and testing tools. Listed above are some of the best tools that NodeJS developers can utilize to create web applications with ease.OdiTek is a leading NodeJS app development company with experienced NodeJS developers having a successful track record of serving a variety of sectors and businesses.
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