express-router is a library for organizing routes of an express application.
express-router lets you write your express routes in a simpler way. You just have to create a 'routes' folder inside your project and place your routes in an index.txt file.
So your app will be structured like this:
Then, in your app.js, you just do this after defining app = express():
If you want to use another folder for routes:
If you do not want to define 'app' globally (express-router will check for global.app):
var app = express(); require('express-router')(app);
var app = express(); require('express-router')('thisismynewroutesfolder', app);
Finally you structure your routes in the index.txt file like this: method url middleware1,middleware2,...,middlewareN (empty lines and comments are supported):
//BEGIN PRODUCT ROUTES GET /products products.list POST /products products.create GET /shoes products.shoes.find,products.shoes.list //END PRODUCT ROUTES //BEGIN USER ROUTES GET /users/new users.new POST /users/:user users.show //END USER ROUTES
$ npm install express-router
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