Express skeleton with coffee-script. Configured using mongoose, zurb foundation, emberjs, jquery. rawjs

npm install epsom
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The aim of epsomjs is to provide a clear way to kick start your nodejs/expressjs project. Using epsom will allow you to start your next nodejs web stack in less then 1 minute!


  • command line based (epsom) approch to created new project
  • coffeescript as main development language
  • Include database config json file to connect to mongodb via mongoose
  • Using metaprogramming technique to dynamically retrieve models, means less boiler plate for you.
  • A simple example of using emberjs in the application templates.


make sure you already have nodejs, npm, mocha, coffeescript, grunt installed at global scope plus mongodb installed

npm install -g epsom


epsom path_to_your_new_project



The above will create a project at your current path

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