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Up and running with Node and GraphQL

9 Lessons
2 Quizzes
1 Playground
2 Illustrations

Takeaway Skills

Understand what GraphQL is and its pros and cons

Learn the building blocks of GraphQL

Learn how to query, create, and edit data via GraphQL

Learn how to make a GraphQL API in Node

Learn how to structure a GraphQL API for consistency and scalability

Understand how security in GraphQL works

Course Overview

In this course, you will learn what exactly GraphQL is, how to design a robust and scalable API with it, and how to implement it in NodeJS. You’ll start by running through the pros and cons of GraphQL in order to get a feel for its limitations and what its applications are. You’ll then take a brief look into the REST vs GraphQL debate and understand the reasons for and against both. In... See more

How You'll Learn

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No set-up required

Start learning immediately instead of fiddling with SDKs and IDEs. It‘s all on the cloud.

Progress you can show

Built in assessments let you test your skills. Completion certificates let you show them off.

Hands-on coding environments

You don’t get better at swimming by watching others. Coding is no different. Practice as you learn with live code environments inside your browser.

Faster than videos

Videos are holding you back. The average video tutorial is spoken at 150 words per minute, while you can read at 250. That‘s why our courses are text-based.

No set-up required

Start learning immediately instead of fiddling with SDKs and IDEs. It‘s all on the cloud.

Progress you can show

Built in assessments let you test your skills. Completion certificates let you show them off.

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