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JavaScript Express Basics Middleware Middleware Sequence and Routing

Ceri Woolway
Ceri Woolway
4,682 Points

What is the point of middleware that runs on only one route?

I don't understand why you wouldn't just include that functionality in the bit that fulfils that requests for that route?

1 Answer

Travis Alstrand
Travis Alstrand
Treehouse Teacher

I believe it's up to you and the tasks you're trying to accomplish and your situation.

I think he's just explaining here the possibilities of passing data through different middleware before returning a response to the client.