Why use express over JSON-server?

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    ๐Ÿš€ Strapi is the leading open-source headless CMS. Itโ€™s 100% JavaScript/TypeScript, fully customizable and developer-first.

    You're right, using express requires that you to write a lot of code to get the same functionality as json-server because express is library to build web servers, but it's more flexible and powerful than json-server, so express is quiet popular to build REST API with node, also you can search for more framework-like projects to build API with node.js like Nest.js, Feathers, Adonis or something more user-friendly like Strapi which give you a UI to define your API

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  • Nest

    A progressive Node.js framework for building efficient, scalable, and enterprise-grade server-side applications with TypeScript/JavaScript ๐Ÿš€

    You're right, using express requires that you to write a lot of code to get the same functionality as json-server because express is library to build web servers, but it's more flexible and powerful than json-server, so express is quiet popular to build REST API with node, also you can search for more framework-like projects to build API with node.js like Nest.js, Feathers, Adonis or something more user-friendly like Strapi which give you a UI to define your API

  • feathers

    The API and real-time application framework

    You're right, using express requires that you to write a lot of code to get the same functionality as json-server because express is library to build web servers, but it's more flexible and powerful than json-server, so express is quiet popular to build REST API with node, also you can search for more framework-like projects to build API with node.js like Nest.js, Feathers, Adonis or something more user-friendly like Strapi which give you a UI to define your API

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