TypeScript vs. Slim Lang vs. Dust



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Description

What is TypeScript?

TypeScript is a language for application-scale JavaScript development. It's a typed superset of JavaScript that compiles to plain JavaScript.

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

Why do developers choose TypeScript?
Why do you like TypeScript?

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 TypeScript?
No Cons submitted yet for TypeScript
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What are the cons of using Slim Lang?
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What are the cons of using Dust?
No Cons submitted yet for Dust
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Companies

What companies use TypeScript?
974 companies on StackShare use TypeScript
What companies use Slim Lang?
14 companies on StackShare use Slim Lang
What companies use Dust?
2 companies on StackShare use Dust

Integrations

What tools integrate with TypeScript?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with TypeScript
No integrations listed yet
What tools integrate with Dust?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dust

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

  • Handlebars.js - Minimal Templating on Steroids
  • Pug - Robust, elegant, feature rich template engine for nodejs
  • Mustache - Logic-less templates
  • Jinja2 - Full featured template engine for Python

See all alternatives to TypeScript

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