Welcome to MERN Stack – The Complete Guide!The MERN Stack is one the most popular ways to build powerful, full-stack apps using MongoDB, Express, React, and Node (shortened to MERN).This course is the best guide to mastering the MERN Stack, taking you from total beginner to full stack expert, capable of making your own impressive, fully-featured apps from scratch to deployment.Whats special about this course is that it gives you the best of both worlds; both extensive practical and conceptual understandingWell cover all the essential concepts of the MERN Stack in-depth while we build a truly awesome full-stack app along the way.WHAT DOES THE APP FEATURE?Complete User Authentication (Login / Signup)Image and File UploadsServer-side RenderingPaginationPayment ProcessingComplete Node API w/ Full CRUD FunctionalityAuthorization and Managing Multiple User Roles (guest, user, admin)Responsive + Mobile-First DesignAttractive + Responsive App InterfaceComplete App Deployment with Zeit NowWHAT CONCEPTS ARE COVERED?React Hooks throughout the Entire AppCore Node.js / Express ConceptsCreating an Entire Express API from ScratchNext.js version 9 with API RoutesLinking together React Client + Express APIUser authentication with JWT and CookiesRole-based access control with multiple user typesLots of data fetching on the client / serverPassword hashing with bcryptProcess payments with Stripe APIDynamically upload images with Cloudinary APIModeling database content with Mongoose SchemasCreating Impressive UIs with Semantic UI ReactQuerying / Mutating Data with MongooseTons of Mongoose Methods / OperatorsPagination with MongoDBAsync / Await + Essential Error Handling PatternsManaging MongoDB database with the Atlas InterfaceApp Deployment with Serverless Deployment Service NowProtecting private client routes with Next.js / ReactSecuring private data with environment variablesValidating Requests in Node / Express AppsWhat HTTP status codes Mean and When to Use ThemThe Latest JavaScript: ES6/ES7/ES8/ESNextAnd much more…Even if youre new to React or Node, youre in good companyyoure going to understand every line of code that we write together.No matter your skill level, this course has something for you. Whether it serves as the start of your next big project, your first production-ready MERN Stack app, or just a great addition to your developer portfolio, youre not going to want to miss this course.Theres never been a better time to learn MERN, so join me and lets get started.