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Getting Started with NPM 4

by Joe Eames

This course will teach you to use npm with your web development projects, and other development projects to do basic and advanced tasks, and also to publish your own packages to NPM.

What you'll learn

Learning npm is important because it is one of the most widely used developer tools. In this course, Getting Started with NPM 4, you’ll learn to use npm with your development. First, you’ll explore the basic tasks in npm that will be used on a frequent basis such as creating a project and installing dependencies. Next, you’ll discover advanced scenarios for npm such as installing from alternate locations, pruning, and auditing. Finally, you’ll see how to publish your own packages to npm. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of npm needed to handle both common scenarios and advanced tasks & skills.

About the author

Joe began his love of programming on an Apple III in BASIC. Although his preferred language is JavaScript, he has worked professionally with just about every major Microsoft language. He is currently a consultant and full time author for Pluralsight. Joe has always had a strong interest in education, and has worked both full and part time as a technical teacher for over ten years. He is a frequent blogger and speaker, organizer of ng-conf, the AngularJS conference (, and a paneli... more

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