I would like to share how I configured Passport.js for my Node.js Express Server. I was looking for something to refer but couldn’t find any matching my requirements. I was working on a web-app that needed authentication that was not so complex but yet efficient.

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My requirements were:

  1. Authenticate using email and password
  2. Separate routes for login and signup

Based on the requirements, I encountered Passport.js, which is an authentication middleware for Node.js. It’s simple way of implementation made me explore it.

James Kaviyil Jose

MEVN Stack Web Developer

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