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re: I'm using node by way of yarn and webpack but I never built a node app so I'm just using it as a tool. I don't know exactly why but I've never fel...

Depends on what you want to do.

If you build front-ends, you probably need Node.js as a tool.

If you build back-ends, you may use Node.js as the server, but you could also use Rails or something else.

Agreed. I dipped my toes in the GraphQL ecosystem and the "universe" keeps telling me I should use Node for that :-)

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