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Description

What is Trails?

Trails is a modern, community-driven web application framework for node.js. It builds on the pedigree of Rails and Grails to accelerate development by adhering to a straightforward, convention-based, API-driven design philosophy.

What is actionhero.js?

The Reusable, Scalable, and Quick node.js API Server.

What is Javalin?

Javalin started as a fork of the Spark framework but quickly turned into a ground-up rewrite influenced by express.js. Both of these web frameworks are inspired by the modern micro web framework grandfather: Sinatra, so if you’re coming from Ruby then Javalin shouldn’t feel too unfamiliar.

Pros

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Why do developers choose actionhero.js?
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Why do developers choose Javalin?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Trails?
No Cons submitted yet for Trails
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What are the cons of using actionhero.js?
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What are the cons of using Javalin?
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Companies

What companies use Trails?
2 companies on StackShare use Trails
What companies use actionhero.js?
0 companies on StackShare use actionhero.js
What companies use Javalin?
0 companies on StackShare use Javalin

Integrations

What tools integrate with Trails?
15 tools on StackShare integrate with Trails
What tools integrate with actionhero.js?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with actionhero.js
What tools integrate with Javalin?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Javalin

What are some alternatives to Trails, actionhero.js, and Javalin?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL

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