Getting Started with the MEAN Stack
Introduction to the MEAN Stack Development
This is a great 1-hour video from the Google development team that covers the basics of MEAN. It starts with an overview of MEAN from Valeri Karpov, who first coined the term, and throughout the video several other experts join in to explain the use of MEAN in both web and mobile enterprise environments.
Installing the MEAN stack
This article will show you how to install the MEAN stack on your development box. The author has very detailed instructions on how to install the different required MEAN components for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.
The Google Cloud Platform supports click-to-deploy for the MEAN development stack. This handy guide will show you how to get your MEAN development or test environment running quickly.
This is a web framework with MongoDB, Express, AngularJS, and Node.js. It will help you get started and avoid useless grunt work and common pitfalls, while keeping your application organized.
The official MongoDB Manual, which introduces MongoDB and describes the query language, operational considerations and procedures, administration, application development patterns, and other aspects of MongoDB use and administration.
This tutorial from Tutorials Point will give you a great understanding of the MongoDB concepts needed to create and deploy a highly scalable and performance-oriented database.
Mongodb-tools.com has categorized collection of MongoDB tools. You’ll be able to find GUI, log analysis, and monitoring tools.
The official site of Express has a great learning center with installation instructions, a guide, and API reference, as well as advanced topics. It also includes a resources section with links to books, blogs, community, and applications.
This is a walkthrough on how to create and deploy a basic site with Node.js and the Express framework.The walkthrough is aimed at beginners exploring Node.js.
This book is an in-depth, detailed, hands-on manual on Express.js. It will get you up and running fast and save you time.
With this video you’ll learn how to get started with the AngularJS framework. You’ll also learn some of the key features that simplify Single Page Application development.
This video will walk you through how to build a sample application with AngularJS in order to learn some of the basics. There is also some commentary that contrasts AngularJS with jQuery/Backbone.JS.
For a comprehensive and continually growing collection of links, check AngularJS-Learning, a GitHub repo that collects resources, links, and interesting blog posts.
This is a great primer on Node.js. This article will teach you some of the basics of Node.js and explain why it has become so popular.
Learn All The Nodes is a screencast series that focuses on short demonstrations of useful tips and tricks for Node.js. All screencasts are meant to be manageable viewing experiences, something you can fit in during short breaks or during lunch and learns.
Node Tuts is a screencast show of Node.js that will teach you some of the basics of Node.js, along with some advanced topics such as building a streaming TCP server or error handling.