Mustache vs. Jinja2 vs. Dust

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Description

What is Mustache?

Mustache is a logic-less template syntax. It can be used for HTML, config files, source code - anything. It works by expanding tags in a template using values provided in a hash or object. We call it "logic-less" because there are no if statements, else clauses, or for loops. Instead there are only tags. Some tags are replaced with a value, some nothing, and others a series of values.

What is Jinja2?

Jinja2 is a full featured template engine for Python. It has full unicode support, an optional integrated sandboxed execution environment, widely used and BSD licensed.

What is Dust?

Dust is a JavaScript templating engine designed to provide a clean separation between presentation and logic without sacrificing ease of use. It is particularly well-suited for asynchronous and streaming applications.

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Cons

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What are the cons of using Dust?
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Companies

What companies use Mustache?
230 companies on StackShare use Mustache
What companies use Jinja2?
15 companies on StackShare use Jinja2
What companies use Dust?
1 companies on StackShare use Dust

Integrations

What tools integrate with Mustache?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Mustache
What tools integrate with Jinja2?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Jinja2
What tools integrate with Dust?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dust

What are some alternatives to Mustache, Jinja2, and Dust?

  • TypeScript - A superset of JavaScript that compiles to clean JavaScript output
  • Handlebars.js - Minimal Templating on Steroids
  • Pug - Robust, elegant, feature rich template engine for nodejs
  • Hogan.js - A compiler for the Mustache templating language

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