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A fast offline-first architecture for webapps. Super-simple user management & storage. Great for mobile.
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What is Hoodie?

We want to enable you to build complete web apps in days, without having to worry about backends, databases or servers, all with an open source library that's as simple to use as jQuery.
Hoodie is a tool in the Frameworks (Full Stack) category of a tech stack.
Hoodie is an open source tool with 3.7K GitHub stars and 350 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Hoodie's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Hoodie?


4 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Hoodie.

Why developers like Hoodie?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Hoodie

Hoodie's Features

  • Offline by default: Hoodie stores data locally first and syncs them in the background when possible. Great for mobile applications
  • One-line signup/signin/signout/resend password and other account management functions
  • Document-based storage with CouchDB: no building database schemas
  • Event system: easily listen for changes in the data to trigger view updates
  • JavaScript and JSON on every layer. Even the database queries are JS
  • Convenient, super simple local dev setup that optionally even configures .dev-domains for you
  • Deploy to Nodejitsu with minimal effort
  • Flexible, npm-based plugin system in case you need more capability
  • Send multi-part emails with attachments from the client

Hoodie Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Hoodie?
Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.
.NET is a developer platform made up of tools, programming languages, and libraries for building many different types of applications.
Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
It is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. It attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.
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Hoodie's Followers
12 developers follow Hoodie to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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Christian Justus
Ray Patterson
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Jonathan Malave
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