What is Kemal?
Lightning Fast, Super Simple micro web framework written in Crystal programming language. Inspired by Sinatra.
Kemal is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Kemal is an open source tool with 2.9K GitHub stars and 157 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Kemal's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Kemal?
8 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Kemal.
Pros of Kemal
Simple and super fast
- Support all REST verbs
- Websocket support
- Request/Response context, easy parameter handling
- Built-in and easily extensible middleware
- Built-in JSON support
- Built-in static file serving
- Built-in view templating via ECR
Kemal Alternatives & Comparisons
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