Finish reading Beginning Node.JS
Like the title indicates, this publication targets beginning coders who are in search of the first language to develop server applications.
After reading 12 out of 13 chapters, I am still unable to develop a web application using Node.js as backend.
Conclusion: Go look for second text to learn to develop back-end using Node.js
Great news, 10gen will offer a new MongoDB course this August and it will be taught by the marvelous Andrew Erlichson and his teaching staff.
- M101JS: MongoDB for Node.js Developers
Resources on MongoDB and Node.js