Play vs. Yesod vs. Dancer

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Description

What is Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

What is Yesod?

Yesod believes in the philosophy of making the compiler your ally, not your enemy. We use the type system to enforce as much as possible, from generating proper links, to avoiding XSS attacks, to dealing with character encoding issues. In general, if your code compiles, it works. And instead of declaring types everywhere you let the compiler figure them out for you with type inference.

What is Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.

Pros

Why do developers choose Play?
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    Why do developers choose Yesod?
    Why do you like Yesod?

    Why do developers choose Dancer?
    Why do you like Dancer?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Play?
    Downsides of Play?

    What are the cons of using Yesod?
    No Cons submitted yet for Yesod
    Downsides of Yesod?

    What are the cons of using Dancer?
    No Cons submitted yet for Dancer
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    Companies

    What companies use Play?
    107 companies on StackShare use Play
    What companies use Yesod?
    5 companies on StackShare use Yesod
    What companies use Dancer?
    3 companies on StackShare use Dancer

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Play?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
    What tools integrate with Yesod?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Yesod
    What tools integrate with Dancer?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

    What are some alternatives to Play, Yesod, and Dancer?

    • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
    • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
    • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
    • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

    See all alternatives to Play



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