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What is gulp?

Build system automating tasks: minification and copying of all JavaScript files, static images. More capable of watching files to automatically rerun the task when a file changes.

What is Grunt?

The less work you have to do when performing repetitive tasks like minification, compilation, unit testing, linting, etc, the easier your job becomes. After you've configured it, a task runner can do most of that mundane work for you—and your team—with basically zero effort.

What is Brunch?

Brunch is an assembler for HTML5 applications. It's agnostic to frameworks, libraries, programming, stylesheet & templating languages and backend technology.


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    What companies use gulp?
    1067 companies on StackShare use gulp
    What companies use Grunt?
    764 companies on StackShare use Grunt
    What companies use Brunch?
    12 companies on StackShare use Brunch


    What tools integrate with gulp?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with gulp
    What tools integrate with Grunt?
    11 tools on StackShare integrate with Grunt
    What tools integrate with Brunch?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brunch

    What are some alternatives to gulp, Grunt, and Brunch?

    • Webpack - A bundler for javascript and friends
    • Parcel - 📦🚀 A fast, zero configuration web application bundler
    • Webpacker - Use Webpack to manage app-like JavaScript modules in Rails (by Rails)
    • Backpack - Build Node.js backends with Webpack

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