Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Top 10 Best MERN Stack video tutorials | Learn MERN step by step

MERN(MongoDB, Express, React, Node.js) is another popular full stack development. It is usually considered as an alternative to MEAN stack development. Below is the architecture of MERN:
  • MongoDB - Database layer
  • Express - Middleware for Nodejs
  • React- front end (User Interface)
  • Node.js - web server logic
MERN stack Development
MERN stack Development

The main difference between MERN and MEAN stack is Angular and React. Both Angular and React does the job for your requirement. Its personal choice which one to use.

Before learning MERN stack development,  you should have knowledge of HTML/CSS, Javascript, React JS, Node JS

There are many resources to learn the MERN stack but the below are top 10 video tutorials that help to master in MERN stack development.
Top 10 Best MERN Stack video tutorials
Top 10 Best MERN Stack video tutorials

Node with React: Fullstack Web Development

This tutorial is the best tutorial and great place to learn complete MERN stack. You will the MERN stack by building a real-time application called create-react-app. In this tutorial, the instructor starts with explaining the architecture of the full stack app and then shows how to connect our app to Node and Express, Mongo. The instructor uses React Router to understand how to route user requests are handled in the front-end and in the backend. Also, you will learn how to create Redux form and how to integrate with Stripe to receive the payments, sending automated emails and how to authenticate the users using Google Oauth App, Custom build landing pages for helping the users to understand how to use the app. Before going through this video tutorial, you should have knowledge of React and Redux. I highly recommend this tutorial for learning MERN stack without a miss.

MERN (MongoDB Express.js React.js Node.js) - Keith, the Coder

This video tutorial is presented by Keith, the coder and all the content provided by the Keith is available on YouTube. Though videos related to the MERN is not organized properly Keith delivers good information to learn. You can subscribe to his channel to latest updates.

This is another great place to learn complete MERN stack development. The instructor covers the required concepts in MERN stack that help to build an API with Mongo, React, Express, Node. The instructor shows how to create a shopping cart application from scratch and how to fetch the data from the API. The instructor explains how to deploy the app to Amazon web services and Heroku. Before going through this video tutorial, you should have knowledge of React and Redux which means you should have good knowledge of states and props in React. This video tutorial is best suitable for the intermediate and not suitable for the absolute beginners.

Full Stack JavaScript Development (MERN)

This video tutorial is presented by the ACM-FIU YouTube Channel and in the tutorial, the instructor walks you through how to build a full stack JavaScript ToDo-List app with MongoDB, Express, ReactJS, NodeJS. It is worth going through it.

The Advanced Web Developer Bootcamp

This tutorial provides the overview of the advanced web technologies(ES6 and React/Redux) which includes comprehensive MERN overview tutorial. In this tutorial, the instructors walk you through the Advanced CSS, Advanced JavaScript, NodeJS, D3, React and Redux etc,. You will learn these technologies by building 10 projects. To boost your confidence level, the instructor has provided with ample of exercises and its solutions which helps to get confident in developing and creating the projects on your own. Before going through this tutorial, you need basic knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Javascript.



This video tutorial is an advanced web development video tutorial where you will learn to write code about following technologies such as HTML5, CSS3, Javascript, Bootstrap 4, DOM Manipulation, NPMNode, MongoDB, REST, Express, Sass, ES6, React. In this video tutorial, you will learn about both front-end and back-end development.

Learning Full-Stack JavaScript Development MongoDB, Node and React

This video tutorial is presented by Lynda and in this video tutorial, you will learn the instructor shows how to build an application for Naming contests where the users suggest new names in the contest. The instructor walks you through the Mongo, Node and React and the instructor explains each line of code in detail. This video tutorial helps you to get started with MERN stack development. Please note that this video tutorial doesn't cover the express js but this video tutorial covers MERN stack except Express.

Building a Full-Stack App with React and Express

This tutorial is another best tutorial to learn MERN stack and in this tutorial, the instructor walks through full stack developing the building a real-world isomorphic application. The instructor explains the concepts clearly and concisely in an easy to understand style. The instructor demonstrates how to build a front-end application using react.js and also demonstrates how to use Browserify and gulp to load the app isomorphically in Node.js. This tutorial is best suitable for the intermediate skilled students. 

MERN Stack Front To Back: Full Stack React, Redux & Node.js

Brad Traversy is popular instructor over the web and he has a great knowledge of various web technologies such as JavaScript Frameworks and MEAN stack, meteor, MERN etc,. and much more. The instructor keeps things very simple and explains the concepts clearly. This instructor covers all the required concepts to master in MERN stack development and demonstrates how to build a full stack social network app with React, Redux, Node, Express & MongoDB. The instructor covers how to authenticate the accounts with Stateless JWT authentication and deploy in the Heroku with a post-build script and much more. I recommend going through this tutorial without a miss.


Full Stack React & Node JS Project

You can also check out Turbo360 YouTube channel to learn MERN stack development. This tutorial covers basics of MERN stack.

If you looking for a book to learn MERN then I recommend checking this Pro MERN Stack: Full Stack Web App Development with Mongo, Express, React, and Node 1st ed. Edition

From every video tutorial, you will learn something new, so I believe that the more you explore, the more you learn

Keep Learning :)