Express JS: The Flexible, Fast and Minimalist web framework for Node JS
Why use Express JS?
There are some of the important features or advantages of Express JS which tells us why we should use Express JS:-
1- It helps to make Node JS web application development fast and easy.
2- It makes it easy to configure and customize.
3- It allows us to define routes of your application based on HTTP methods and URLs.
4- It includes various middleware modules that help us to perform additional tasks on request and response.
5- It is also easy to integrate with different template engines like Jade, Vash, EJS,etc.
6- It allows to define error handling middleware.
7- It makes it easy to serve static files and resources for web application.
8- It also allows to create REST API server.
9- It is easy to connect to database such as MongoDB, Redis, MySQL.