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<title>Express - node web framework</title>
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<a href='' id='logo'>Express</a>
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High performance, high class web development for
<a href="">Node.js</a>
<ul id="menu">
<li><a href="index.html">Home</a></li>
<li><a href="guide.html">Guide</a></li>
<li><a href="contrib.html">Contributing</a></li>
<li><a href="applications.html">Applications</a></li>
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<h2 id="Express">Express</h2>
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<pre><code>var app = express.createServer();
app.get('/', function(req, res){
res.send('Hello World');
<h2 id="Features">Features</h2>
<li>Robust routing</li>
<li>Redirection helpers</li>
<li>Dynamic view helpers</li>
<li>Application level view options</li>
<li>Content negotiation</li>
<li>Focus on high performance</li>
<li>View rendering and partials support</li>
<li>Environment based configuration</li>
<li>Session based flash notifications</li>
<li>Built on <a href="">Connect</a></li>
<li><a href="executable.html">Executable</a> for generating applications quickly</li>
<li>High test coverage</li>
<h2 id="Contributors">Contributors</h2>
<p>The following are the major contributors of Express (in no specific order).</p>
<li>TJ Holowaychuk (<a href="">visionmedia</a>)</li>
<li>Ciaran Jessup (<a href="">ciaranj</a>)</li>
<li>Aaron Heckmann (<a href="">aheckmann</a>)</li>
<li>Guillermo Rauch (<a href="">guille</a>)</li>
<h2 id="More-Information">More Information</h2>
<li><a href="">Google Group</a> for discussion</li>
<li>Follow <a href="">tjholowaychuk</a> on twitter for updates</li>
<li>Annotated source <a href="api.html">documentation</a></li>
<li>View the <a href="">Connect</a> repo for middleware usage</li>
<li>View the <a href="">Connect Wiki</a> for contrib middleware</li>
<li>View the <a href="">examples</a></li>
<li>View the <a href="">source</a></li>
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