node-boilerplate takes html-boilerplate, express, connect and Socket.IO and organizes them into a ready to use website project. Its a fast way to get working on your Node website without having to worry about the setup.
To start a project:
git clone git://github.com/robrighter/node-boilerplate.git mynewproject cd mynewproject sh ./bin/initproject.sh
To run the boilerplate template app:
(click on the send message link to see socket.io in action)
To add additional modules:
You can git clone any other modules into the lib folder. Any modules cloned into the git folder can be required as global modules ie.. require('somemodule').