Browserify vs npm: What are the differences?
What is Browserify? Browser-side require() the node.js way. Browserify lets you require('modules') in the browser by bundling up all of your dependencies.
Browserify and npm belong to "Front End Package Manager" category of the tech stack.
Browserify and npm are both open source tools. It seems that npm with 17.2K GitHub stars and 3.17K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Browserify with 12.7K GitHub stars and 1.12K GitHub forks.
Coursera, 9GAG, and Intuit are some of the popular companies that use npm, whereas Browserify is used by Cloudflare, Inc., UNION, and Chooos. npm has a broader approval, being mentioned in 2605 company stacks & 2587 developers stacks; compared to Browserify, which is listed in 111 company stacks and 42 developer stacks.
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It's the lesser of all of the other evils out there. Webpack makes you completely blind to how things are put together. I like gulp, this made it easy.
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It's the front-end version of Composer, so is pretty essential to pull in packages that can be tracked and kept up to date.
Main React functionality pipeline broken into CommonJS modules: Reflux data stores, React components (cjsx - coffee/jsx).
Made sharing node modules with the frontend real easy. Especially when developing hybrid apps.