Browserify vs. Duo vs. RequireJS

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Description

What is Browserify?

Browserify lets you require('modules') in the browser by bundling up all of your dependencies.

What is Duo?

Duo is a next-generation package manager that blends the best ideas from Component, Browserify and Go to make organizing and writing front-end code quick and painless.

What is RequireJS?

RequireJS loads plain JavaScript files as well as more defined modules. It is optimized for in-browser use, including in a Web Worker, but it can be used in other JavaScript environments, like Rhino and Node. It implements the Asynchronous Module API. Using a modular script loader like RequireJS will improve the speed and quality of your code.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Browserify?
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Why do developers choose Duo?
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Why do developers choose RequireJS?
Why do you like RequireJS?

Cons

What are the cons of using Browserify?
No Cons submitted yet for Browserify
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What are the cons of using Duo?
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What are the cons of using RequireJS?
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Companies

What companies use Browserify?
112 companies on StackShare use Browserify
What companies use Duo?
3 companies on StackShare use Duo
What companies use RequireJS?
901 companies on StackShare use RequireJS

Integrations

What tools integrate with Browserify?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Browserify
What tools integrate with Duo?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Duo
What tools integrate with RequireJS?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with RequireJS

What are some alternatives to Browserify, Duo, and RequireJS?

  • npm - The package manager for JavaScript.
  • Bower - A package manager for the web
  • Yarn - A new package manager for JavaScript
  • Component - Client package management for building better web applications

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