Explore music influences of your favourite artists in a sight. Thanks to its interactive graph you could expend hours navigating through bands/artist's influences.
If was optimised for performance and seo, we ranked #1 in every search regarding influences of any given artist.
This side-project was more focused on exploring public APIs and wrap them with a Cache that served data faster and cleaner for our purpose.
It was also a chance for testing out Nodejs / ExpressJs an emerging stack for building modern websites.
In terms of data storage, Mongo DB was the selected for serving as that proxy between the API & the client so we could throttle the requests correctly.
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