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cdnjs vs MaxCDN: What are the differences?

cdnjs: An open source community driven Javascript CDN. Everyone loves the Google CDN? Even Microsoft runs their own CDN. The problem is, they only host the most popular libraries. We host it all - JavaScript, CSS, SWF, images, etc! Powered by CloudFlare; MaxCDN: Our CDN makes your site load faster!. The MaxCDN Content Delivery Network efficiently delivers your site’s static file through hundreds of servers instead of slogging through a single host. This "smart route" technology distributes your content to your visitors via the city closest to them.

cdnjs and MaxCDN can be primarily classified as "Content Delivery Network" tools.

"Free" is the top reason why over 2 developers like cdnjs, while over 46 developers mention "Easy setup" as the leading cause for choosing MaxCDN.

cdnjs is an open source tool with 7.73K GitHub stars and 4.03K GitHub forks. Here's a link to cdnjs's open source repository on GitHub.

Stack Exchange, Disqus, and Accenture are some of the popular companies that use MaxCDN, whereas cdnjs is used by AngelList, Serenytics, and Eventvods. MaxCDN has a broader approval, being mentioned in 887 company stacks & 109 developers stacks; compared to cdnjs, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 9 developer stacks.

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Pros of cdnjs
Pros of MaxCDN
  • 4
    Fast
  • 3
    Free
  • 2
    Easy Interface
  • 1
    Largest user base
  • 1
    Most number of libraries
  • 47
    Easy setup
  • 32
    Speed to my clients
  • 15
    Great service & Customer Support
  • 5
    Shared and Affordable SSL

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What is cdnjs?

Everyone loves the Google CDN? Even Microsoft runs their own CDN. The problem is, they only host the most popular libraries. We host it all - JavaScript, CSS, SWF, images, etc! Powered by CloudFlare.

What is MaxCDN?

The MaxCDN Content Delivery Network efficiently delivers your site’s static file through hundreds of servers instead of slogging through a single host. This "smart route" technology distributes your content to your visitors via the city closest to them.

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What are some alternatives to cdnjs and MaxCDN?
jsDelivr
jsDelivr is a free CDN for open source developers, with advanced features for javascript projects with access to NPM and Github It uses multiple CDN providers, resulting in the best possible uptime and performance.
npm
npm is the command-line interface to the npm ecosystem. It is battle-tested, surprisingly flexible, and used by hundreds of thousands of JavaScript developers every day.
CloudFlare
Cloudflare speeds up and protects millions of websites, APIs, SaaS services, and other properties connected to the Internet.
Amazon CloudFront
Amazon CloudFront can be used to deliver your entire website, including dynamic, static, streaming, and interactive content using a global network of edge locations. Requests for your content are automatically routed to the nearest edge location, so content is delivered with the best possible performance.
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