Understanding API key authentication in Node.js

This page summarizes the projects mentioned and recommended in the original post on dev.to

InfluxDB - Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale
Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.
www.influxdata.com
featured
SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews
SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives
www.saashub.com
featured
  • api-key-nodejs

    You can find the complete code on GitHub. To follow along with this article, you’ll need:

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

    InfluxDB logo
  • Nodemon.io

    Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development

    First, we’ll handle all the installation and initial setup to run our application. We’ll use Express to develop the API and Nodemon to run the API server and listen for changes in the code in real-time.

  • Express

    Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for node.

    First, we’ll handle all the installation and initial setup to run our application. We’ll use Express to develop the API and Nodemon to run the API server and listen for changes in the code in real-time.

  • libcurl

    A command line tool and library for transferring data with URL syntax, supporting DICT, FILE, FTP, FTPS, GOPHER, GOPHERS, HTTP, HTTPS, IMAP, IMAPS, LDAP, LDAPS, MQTT, POP3, POP3S, RTMP, RTMPS, RTSP, SCP, SFTP, SMB, SMBS, SMTP, SMTPS, TELNET, TFTP, WS and WSS. libcurl offers a myriad of powerful features

    Now, we’re done with the coding part of this tutorial, and we can move into testing. We’ll test the API endpoints with cURL. Before testing, open up your terminal and run the following command to start the server:

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

Suggest a related project

Related posts

  • Basic template for creating an API project with node/typescript/swagger

    5 projects | dev.to | 16 Nov 2022
  • Creating a registration and a login with two-factor authentication on React 🤩

    3 projects | dev.to | 2 Nov 2022
  • What's New in Node.js 22

    4 projects | dev.to | 21 May 2024
  • Rust GraphQL APIs for NodeJS Developers: Introduction

    7 projects | dev.to | 8 Feb 2024
  • Reflex – Web apps in pure Python

    9 projects | news.ycombinator.com | 2 Aug 2023