Grasshopper is a feature-rich and flexible web application framework for node.js with support for most of the features web applications would need.


Hello World

Install grasshopper in your application's directory with this command.
npm install grasshopper

Create a file named hello.js with this content.

var gh = require('grasshopper');

gh.get('/', function() {
    this.renderText('Hello World!');


Execute it with node hello.js and point your browser at http://localhost:8080/.

What Next?

Follow the Shoutbox and CRUD examples to see various features of Grasshopper in action.

Project README and Github Wiki contain several more tutorials and examples.

Use the Mailing List for support on using Grasshopper.