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What is Webpack?

A bundler for javascript and friends. Packs many modules into a few bundled assets. Code Splitting allows to load parts for the application on demand. Through "loaders" modules can be CommonJs, AMD, ES6 modules, CSS, Images, JSON, Coffeescript, LESS, ... and your custom stuff.

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 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 are the cons of using Webpack?
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    What are the cons of using gulp?
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    What are the cons of using Brunch?
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    How much does Webpack cost?
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    What companies use Webpack?
    1839 companies on StackShare use Webpack
    What companies use gulp?
    1085 companies on StackShare use gulp
    What companies use Brunch?
    12 companies on StackShare use Brunch


    What tools integrate with Webpack?
    12 tools on StackShare integrate with Webpack
    What tools integrate with gulp?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with gulp
    What tools integrate with Brunch?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Brunch

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

    • Grunt - The JavaScript Task Runner
    • 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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