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BackboneJS/Parse Minimal App

An example of a minimal effort front-end web app built with the BackboneJS framework and the Parse cloud storage service

This app, which is accompanied by a tutorial, is the 1st example app of our incremental sequence of six examples of BackboneJS Front-End Web Apps with Cloud Storage. This app supports the following operations:

  • For playing with the app, you may first want to and then view it with . For observing the internal status and error messages, turn on the JavaScript console.

    This minimal version of our BackboneJS/Parse apps takes care of only one object type ("books") for which it supports the four standard data management use cases (Create/Read/Update/Delete). It needs to be extended by adding further important parts of the app's overall functionality and logic, as explained in our other BackboneJS Front-End Web Apps tutorials.