What is Riot?

Riot brings custom tags to all browsers. Think React + Polymer but with enjoyable syntax and a small learning curve.
Riot is a tool in the Javascript UI Libraries category of a tech stack.
Riot is an open source tool with 13.8K GitHub stars and 1K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Riot's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Riot?

14 companies reportedly use Riot in their tech stacks, including BestFone 2.0, Thanx, and Walla!.

32 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Riot.

Riot's Features

  • Absolutely the smallest possible amount of DOM updates and reflows.
  • One way data flow: updates and unmounts are propagated downwards from parent to children.
  • Expressions are pre-compiled and cached for high performance.
  • Lifecycle events for more control.

Riot Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Riot?
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Lots of people use React as the V in MVC. Since React makes no assumptions about the rest of your technology stack, it's easy to try it out on a small feature in an existing project.
jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.
AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
Vue.js is a library for building interactive web interfaces. It provides data-reactive components with a simple and flexible API.
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Riot's Followers
55 developers follow Riot to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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