Django REST framework vs. Flask



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What is Django REST framework?

Django REST framework is a powerful and flexible toolkit that makes it easy to build Web APIs.

What is Flask?

Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.

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Why do developers choose Django REST framework?
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Why do developers choose Flask?
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What are the cons of using Django REST framework?
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What are the cons of using Flask?
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What companies use Django REST framework?
212 companies on StackShare use Django REST framework
What companies use Flask?
610 companies on StackShare use Flask
What tools integrate with Django REST framework?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Django REST framework
What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask

What are some alternatives to Django REST framework and Flask?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
  • Koa - Next generation web framework for node.js

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