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What is Serverless Chrome?

The aim of this project is to provide the scaffolding for using Headless Chrome during a serverless function invocation. Serverless Chrome takes care of building and bundling the Chrome binaries and making sure Chrome is running when your serverless function executes. In addition, this project also provides a few "example" handlers for common patterns (e.g. taking a screenshot of a page, printing to PDF, some scraping, etc.)
Serverless Chrome is a tool in the Headless Browsers category of a tech stack.
Serverless Chrome is an open source tool with 2.3K GitHub stars and 245 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Serverless Chrome's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Serverless Chrome?

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Serverless Chrome Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Serverless Chrome?
PhantomJS ( is a headless WebKit scriptable with JavaScript. It is used by hundreds of developers and dozens of organizations for web-related development workflow.
Puppeteer is a Node library which provides a high-level API to control headless Chrome over the DevTools Protocol. It can also be configured to use full (non-headless) Chrome.
CasperJS is a browser navigation scripting & testing utility written in Javascript for PhantomJS or SlimerJS.
It is a pure-JavaScript implementation of many web standards, notably the WHATWG DOM and HTML Standards, for use with Node.js. In general, the goal of the project is to emulate enough of a subset of a web browser to be useful for testing and scraping real-world web applications.
It is a headless browser that executes JavaScript for people crawling websites. It is open source and fully integrated with Scrapy and Portia. You can also use its API to integrate with any project that needs to render JavaScript pages.
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