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Meteor Design Patterns by Marcelo Reyna

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The beginning of our online shop

Throughout the book we will be developing an e-commerce website to help us understand the core concepts of advanced Meteor web development. Let's begin by creating a new project:

meteor create online_shop

The must-have packages

Atmospherejs.com has always been the "go to" website to find packages. Here you will find thousands of packages produced by the community for free. There are a handful of packages that we absolutely need to install to make our website function properly.

First, we install the languages:

meteor add coffeescript
meteor add mquandalle:jade
meteor add mquandalle:stylus
meteor add less

Next, the router and functions that will help us with SEO and routing:

meteor add kadira:flow-router
meteor add ...

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