NestJS GraphQL API with TypeORM and Postgres

Reap the rewards of GraphQL in a NestJS app

In a previous post, I covered how to make a NestJS REST API using TypeORM and Postgres. While it is a relatively simple process to set up a REST API in NestJS, we still are left with the limitations of a REST API. REST depends on our endpoints being clearly defined and this is usually done using the frontend as a guide, cause obviously we want to provide the exact data the frontend needs. [Read More]

NestJS CRUD with Postgres

A robust and scalable web framework for backends

NestJS is a fantastic framework for writing robust web backends. According to the docs: Nest (or NestJS) is a framework for building efficient, scalable Node.js server-side applications. It uses progressive JavaScript, is built with and fully supports TypeScript (yet still enables developers to code in pure JavaScript) and combines elements of OOP (Object Oriented Programming), FP (Functional Programming), and FRP (Functional Reactive Programming) Under the hood, Nest makes use of robust HTTP Server frameworks like Express (the default) and optionally can be configured to use Fastify as well! [Read More]