Node-JS-OC Main Meetup 2013.12(GruntJS,pack­age mgrs,& related tools; REST API)+

{MX63SX=event description

{MX6417=As always, BRING YOUR LAPTOPS.}
{MXNS8C=EVERYONE, Kindly Avoid Private Messaging (as calls,emails, &even SMS) and instead POST OFTEN & PROPERLY --please read, especially: 
* one thread per topic & one topic per thread and most immediately, please:
(1) Post Topics, Presentations, Events, Qs, Jobs, & Announcements you want and
(2) RSVP (& if MAYBE, say YES till certain NO)
{MXNS38=Recurring Agenda: MXMCOM.}

{MXNTUA=Occurrence[masked](Wed#2)18:30-21:30 aka :
{MX6417=Main topic: JavaScript (mostly NodeJS) construction tools, specifically: package managers (as npm & Browserify) + loaders (dynamic+static; list), build automation (as GruntJS with GruntJS presentation by member Benjamin Wasilewski

and Jake), scaffolding (as Grunt's & Yo), & combos (as Yeoman), & breakdowns =MX6417}

{MX65GO=Additional presentation: Node Restful API server, by member Jim Hunter}=MXNTUA}

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{MWC6OU=What are these codes as “MWC6OU” on this paragraph? They're short IDs to uniquely-reference, date-stamp, and portably-track most any point, item, or content.)}
{MX63TR=Event listing history, in order (mostly just for leader use):
{MX63UM=Assistant organizer DestinyArchitect authored this listing except where & if it notes.=MX63UM}
{MX63UO=At our[masked] main meeting, I created this listing, starting by picking the date then copying that one, then solicited & got & added-in comments 2 starter presentations (Grunt & Restful)=MX63UO}
{MX63UP=Renamed from q(Main Meeting) to present(Main Meeting[masked]: package managers, builders, loaders, & more); codified all points; added points: MX63SX,MX6417,MX65GO,MWC6OU,MX63TR; improved point MX65GI; organized; pst[masked]Mon0011 =MX63UP}
{MX65GP=Extended automatic RSVP Qs from 1 to 6; pst[masked]Mon0054 =MX65GP}
{MX65GQ=Found & added-into-MX6417 a relevant video (Grunt); pst[masked]Mon0102=MX65GQ}
{MXMDHH=Notably extended agenda to MXMCOM; pst[masked]Tue1823 =MXMDHH}
{MXNRN4=Notably reduce the size of this listing & its copies by factoring out text which will repeat and/or be useful beyond it, specifically: in MX65GP, in MXMDHH,    MXMCOM to MXNS38 link; add MXNS8C; esp now that standard stuff is small, move after it MX6417; MX65GO: update status (happening) & reorder with pic; still constructing}
{MXO5XH= formatting cleanup; MXNTUA: added this wrapper; title: from(Main Meeting[masked]: package managers, builders, loaders, & more) to present as as that gives context (group name) plus can be repeated; as we have to start planning for future meetings now and its formatted so Ok to dup, set event repeat tentatively from q(No Repeat) to 2nd Wed; change Attendee Limit from spurious "999" to realistic "30" and turned on Waiting List; pst[masked]Wed1731}

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  • Greg L.

    Great job with this meetup, Ben and Jim!

    December 13, 2013

  • Jim H.

    I took away a lot of information on things that I have not yet tried in Node. I need to be learning these things in order to further my Node experience.

    December 12, 2013

  • Edward K.

    heres link to ben's github grunt starter:

    npm install -g grunt
    git clone [masked]:bwasilewski/grunt-starter.git
    cd grunt-starter
    npm install

    December 11, 2013

  • karl g.

    interesting topics... looking forward to it!

    December 11, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    If you guys are anxious to get started, feel free to check out my bare-bones example on Github:

    December 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Hey all, looking forward to coming in tomorrow and talking to you all about more powerful workflows using Grunt for front-end development. See you tomorrow!

    December 10, 2013

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