Node.js is one of the fastest dynamic language implementations available today. While useful for all kinds of scripting, it excels at building web applications. But assembling a full stack of models, controllers, views, tests, and client-side assets isn't comprehensively documented anywhere. This course is a deep dive into Node.js, the Express web framework, Mocha tests, the CoffeeScript language, and Socket.io real-time push. We've used the freshest and most capable tools in the best way, without hacks or shortcuts. You'll learn from dozens of tips that we discovered while developing a real-time bakery workflow application for a local pie shop.