Pug vs. Slim Lang vs. Dust

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Description

What is Pug?

This project was formerly known as "Jade." Pug is a high performance template engine heavily influenced by Haml and implemented with JavaScript for Node.js and browsers.

What is Slim Lang?

Slim is a template language whose goal is to reduce the view syntax to the essential parts without becoming cryptic. It started as an exercise to see how much could be removed from a standard html template (<, >, closing tags, etc...). As more people took an interest in Slim, the functionality grew and so did the flexibility of the syntax.

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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Pros

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Why do developers choose Slim Lang?
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Why do developers choose Dust?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Pug?
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What are the cons of using Dust?
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Companies

What companies use Pug?
171 companies on StackShare use Pug
What companies use Slim Lang?
13 companies on StackShare use Slim Lang
What companies use Dust?
1 companies on StackShare use Dust

Integrations

What tools integrate with Pug?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Pug
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Dust?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dust

What are some alternatives to Pug, Slim Lang, and Dust?

  • TypeScript - A superset of JavaScript that compiles to clean JavaScript output
  • Handlebars.js - Minimal Templating on Steroids
  • Mustache - Logic-less templates
  • Jinja2 - Full featured template engine for Python

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