Use npm init To Create New Node Projects
Adding a `package.json` file to a directory turns it into a node project. You can do this manually, or use `npm init`. For example:
mkdir new_project_name cd new_project_name npm init
You'll be asked a series of questions to configure the setup. I usually just hit enter for all of them. The process produces a `package.json` file based on your answers.
To get something that runs, make an `index.js` file with something like:
#!/usr/bin/env node console.log('here')
From there, use `npm i` to install modules. For example, install puppeteer with:
npm i puppeteer
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And then push in the .gitignore and all that jazz.