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Appwrite

End to end backend server for frontend and mobile developers
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What is Appwrite?

Appwrite is an open-source backend-as-a-service solution that provides all the core APIs required for building a modern web or mobile application.
Appwrite is a tool in the API Tools category of a tech stack.
Appwrite is an open source tool with 29.9K GitHub stars and 2.5K GitHub forks. Here鈥檚 a link to Appwrite's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Appwrite?

Companies
8 companies reportedly use Appwrite in their tech stacks, including Appwrite, OmniaWrite, and Careerpage.

Developers
46 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Appwrite.

Appwrite Integrations

JavaScript, Python, Node.js, React, and Java are some of the popular tools that integrate with Appwrite. Here's a list of all 20 tools that integrate with Appwrite.
Pros of Appwrite
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Great UI
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100% open source
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Easy to setup
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End to end solution
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Consistency across platforms
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Easy to use
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Small learning curve
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Predictable REST API
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Accelerate app development
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Simplicity first attitude
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Serverless
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Built-in file encryption
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Auto SSL certificate generator
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Lot of security features
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Built-in file scanner
Decisions about Appwrite

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Appwrite in their tech stack.

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Appwrite community member and Flutter enthusiastic, Damodar Lohani has just released the first episode of his Appwrite + Flutter tutorials series! The first episode covers how to setup Appwrite as your Flutter app open-source backend server and how to create your first database collection.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=teUUt4ZqIvI&t=7s

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Eldad Fux
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Building a serverless tool is cool, but we wanted developers to be able to integrate with Appwrite any way they want. Front or back, it's up to developers to know what architecture fits best for their project.

Being unopinionated and cross-platform is a massive part of our dev cycle, but the most important thing is that we really just want to empower developers.

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Appwrite's Features

  • Authentication
  • Database
  • Storage
  • Functions
  • Fast and Secure
  • Manage Access control
  • File Previews
  • Image Manipulations
  • Authenticate, Confirm and Manage your Users
  • Multiple Signin Methods
  • Auto-Generated SSL
  • Built-in Files and Secrets Encryption
  • Serverless Functions
  • Built-in Anti-Virus scanner
  • Webhooks
  • Background Tasks
  • Open-Source
  • Self-Hosted
  • Privacy
  • Cross-Platform
  • Flutter Support
  • Audit Logging
  • Input Validation
  • Abuse Protection
  • HTTP\2 Support

Appwrite Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Appwrite?
Firebase
Firebase is a cloud service designed to power real-time, collaborative applications. Simply add the Firebase library to your application to gain access to a shared data structure; any changes you make to that data are automatically synchronized with the Firebase cloud and with other clients within milliseconds.
Parse
With Parse, you can add a scalable and powerful backend in minutes and launch a full-featured app in record time without ever worrying about server management. We offer push notifications, social integration, data storage, and the ability to add rich custom logic to your app鈥檚 backend with Cloud Code.
Postman
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Insomnia REST Client
Insomnia is a powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux.
RestSharp
It is probably the most popular HTTP client library for .NET. Featuring automatic serialization and deserialization, request and response type detection, variety of authentications and other useful features
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Appwrite's Followers
138 developers follow Appwrite to keep up with related blogs and decisions.