Buffalo vs Rails: What are the differences?
What is Buffalo? MVC Web Framework for Go. Buffalo is Go web framework. Yeah, I hate the word "framework" too! Buffalo is different though. Buffalo doesn't want to re-invent wheels like routing and templating. Buffalo is glue that wraps all of the best packages available and makes them all play nicely together.
What is Rails? Web development that doesn't hurt. Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.
Buffalo and Rails can be primarily classified as "Frameworks (Full Stack)" tools.
"Go" is the top reason why over 3 developers like Buffalo, while over 822 developers mention "Rapid development" as the leading cause for choosing Rails.
Buffalo and Rails are both open source tools. Rails with 43.6K GitHub stars and 17.5K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Buffalo with 4.64K GitHub stars and 362 GitHub forks.
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