Blade vs Vapor: What are the differences?
Developers describe Blade as "A Java Web Framework". Blade is a lightweight MVC framework. It is based on the principles of simplicity and elegance. On the other hand, Vapor is detailed as "A type-safe web framework for Swift". Vapor is the first true web framework for Swift. It provides a beautifully expressive foundation for your app without tying you to any single server implementation.
Blade and Vapor can be primarily classified as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
Some of the features offered by Blade are:
- Supports plug-in extensions
On the other hand, Vapor provides the following key features:
- Pure Swift (No makefiles, module maps)
- Beautifully expressive
Blade and Vapor are both open source tools. It seems that Vapor with 16.8K GitHub stars and 997 forks on GitHub has more adoption than Blade with 4.82K GitHub stars and 1.01K GitHub forks.