Enabling ES6 Features (Import and Export Default) In Node.js with Babel

Despite preponderance of tutorials on existing knowledge, it is important to document our learning experiences so that newbies can learn from different perspectives. Most important, some of the things we learned or issues encountered and later resolved are scattered all over the ecosystem in questions on Stackoverflow and Github and blogs and tutorials on medium and many blogs out there.

To get past them we glean information from many sources. As a late comer to programming writing and tutorial, my goal is to…