12 Reasons to Choose Node.js for Your Next Software Project

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Will Eizlini
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Originally published on Mar 3, 2022Last updated on May 21, 2024

Key Takeaways

Why would I use node JS?

If you’re considering using Node.js, it’s a good option to consider if you don't have computation-heavy requirements like intense analytics. It's open source, and suits growing businesses: it’s easy to code and deploy for prototyping when seeking investors, and easy to scale when your business booms.

What is the advantage of using node JS?

The advantage of using Node.js lies in its popularity and extensive ecosystem. With thousands of open-source tools, frameworks, projects, and boilerplate code available, you don't have to reinvent the wheel; just pick and choose what's best for you.

When should NodeJS be used?

Node.js should be used when you're seeking a mature, solid choice for your project. It's particularly suitable when you want your choice of technology to last a long time, ensuring accessibility to skilled developers and providing a safe choice for the longevity of your app.

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