Node.js Docker “Good Defaults”: A Best Practice Template for Node In A Container


TL;DR: Get the Project Skeleton on GitHub and improve your Node+Docker skills

I’ve been a Node fan since 2012, when Kevin Griffin and I shifted our bootstrap startup to it from I’m no expert (like the ETA shop is) but I’ve used it and Docker long enough to learn the happy path for Developers + Operations.

So I made you this with ❤️

This project turns on all the Buttery Goodness of Docker and Docker Compose so your Node app will develop and run best in a Container, both for development, and for production.

I’ve created documentation and a project skeleton on GitHub, and welcome feedback in the issues.

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