Series: API with NestJS

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API with NestJS #3. Authenticating users with bcrypt, Passport, JWT, and cookies

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the API with NestJS

Authentication is a crucial part of almost every web application. There are many ways to approach it, and we’ve handled it manually in our TypeScript Express series. This time we look into the passport, which is the most popular Node.js authentication library. We also register users and make their passwords secure by hashing. You can find all […]

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API with NestJS #6. Looking into dependency injection and modules

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the API with NestJS

NestJS strives to focus on the maintainability and testability of the code. To do so, it implements various mechanisms such as the Dependency Injection. In this article, we inspect how NestJS can resolve dependencies by looking into the output of the TypeScript compiler. We also strive to understand the modular architecture that NestJS is built […]