Blade vs Volt: What are the differences?
What is Blade? A Java Web Framework. Blade is a lightweight MVC framework. It is based on the principles of simplicity and elegance.
What is Volt? A ruby web framework where your ruby runs on both server and client. Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.
Blade and Volt belong to "Frameworks (Full Stack)" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by Blade are:
- Supports plug-in extensions
On the other hand, Volt provides the following key features:
- Instead of syncing data between the client and server via HTTP, volt uses a persistent connection between the client and server
- When data is updated on one client, it is updated in the database and any other listening clients (with almost no setup code needed)
- Pages HTML is written in a handlebars like template language
Blade and Volt are both open source tools. Blade with 4.8K GitHub stars and 1.01K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Volt with 3.3K GitHub stars and 209 GitHub forks.