|HelloSun: A guide to creating a social networking empire, from scratch, for free, circa 2012.|
The latest version of this application is always running at http://hellosun.herokuapp.com/ The code is also available on github.
- Step 1: Planning - What's the project? What are the Goals?
- Step 2: Hello Node & Heroku - Choosing a PaaS and Server Technology
- Step 3: Being Express-y - Configuration the default Node framework: Express
- Step 4: Real-Time Chat - Adding a real-time chat page with socket.io
- Step 5: Clean Code is Happy Code - Minor code cleanup; no new functionality
- Step 6: Speech Bubbles - Use speech bubbles, and css changes, to look like a better chat program, especially on a mobile phone
- Step 7: ???