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Paperclip

A file attachment management for ActiveRecord
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What is Paperclip?

It is intended as an easy file attachment library for ActiveRecord. The intent behind it was to keep setup as easy as possible and to treat files as much like other attributes as possible.
Paperclip is a tool in the File Uploads category of a tech stack.
Paperclip is an open source tool with 9K GitHub stars and 2.4K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Paperclip's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Paperclip?

Companies
11 companies reportedly use Paperclip in their tech stacks, including Stessa, Tam Development LLC., and Florence.

Developers
51 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Paperclip.

Paperclip Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Paperclip?
CarrierWave
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JavaScript
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Git
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
Python
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Paperclip's Followers
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