Originally published on strongloop.com
Express is the most popular Node.js package for web server development. Its lightweight, extensible, and flexible nature makes it a perfect fit for projects, small and large, from simple websites to complex web frameworks.
LoopBack is a framework built on top of Express. It comes packed with tools, features, and capabilities that enables rapid API and microservices development and easy maintenance.
In this post we will explore the points that make LoopBack a compelling choice for Express developers when it comes to API development.