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Pros of Appwrite
Pros of Parse
  • 9
    Great UI
  • 7
    100% open source
  • 6
    Easy to setup
  • 5
    End to end solution
  • 4
    Consistency across platforms
  • 3
    Easy to use
  • 3
    Small learning curve
  • 3
    Predictable REST API
  • 3
    Accelerate app development
  • 3
    Simplicity first attitude
  • 2
  • 2
    Credit Card Avatar
  • 1
    Built-in file encryption
  • 1
    Auto SSL certificate generator
  • 1
    Lot of security features
  • 1
    Built-in file scanner
  • 118
    Easy setup
  • 78
    Free hosting
  • 62
  • 52
  • 47
    Use push notifications in 3 lines of code
  • 41
  • 39
    Cloud code
  • 32
    Good for prototypes
  • 31
    Cloud modules
  • 27
    Backed by facebook
  • 7
    Cross Platform
  • 7
    Parse Push
  • 6
    Parse Analytics
  • 6
  • 6
    Parse Core
  • 5
    Quick chat and profile capabilities
  • 5
    Free Tier
  • 5
    Cloud Based
  • 4
  • 4
    Nice security concept
  • 3
    Backbone Models
  • 3
    Local Datastore
  • 3
    Backend as a service
  • 3
  • 2
    Easy to use
  • 2
    Anonymous Users
  • 2
    About to Die

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What is Appwrite?

Appwrite is an open-source backend-as-a-service solution that provides all the core APIs required for building a modern web or mobile application.

What is Parse?

With Parse, you can add a scalable and powerful backend in minutes and launch a full-featured app in record time without ever worrying about server management. We offer push notifications, social integration, data storage, and the ability to add rich custom logic to your app’s backend with Cloud Code.

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