What is Inferno?
Inferno is an isomorphic library for building high-performance user interfaces, which is crucial when targeting mobile devices. Unlike typical virtual DOM libraries like React, Mithril, Virtual-dom, Snabbdom and Om, Inferno uses techniques to separate static and dynamic content. This allows Inferno to only "diff" renders that have dynamic values.
Inferno is an open source tool with 14.1K GitHub stars and 642 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Inferno's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Inferno?
11 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Inferno.
Why developers like Inferno?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Inferno
- One of the fastest front-end frameworks for rendering UI in the DOM
- Components have a similar API to React ES2015 components with inferno-component
- Stateless components are fully supported and have more usability thanks to Inferno's hooks system
- Isomorphic/universal for easy server-side rendering with inferno-server
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