Flask vs. Koa vs. Echo



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Description

What is Flask?

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

What is Koa?

Koa aims to be a smaller, more expressive, and more robust foundation for web applications and APIs. Through leveraging generators Koa allows you to ditch callbacks and greatly increase error-handling. Koa does not bundle any middleware.

What is Echo?

Echo is a fast and unfancy HTTP server framework for Go (Golang). Up to 10x faster than the rest.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Flask?
Why do you like Flask?

Why do developers choose Koa?
Why do you like Koa?

Why do developers choose Echo?
Why do you like Echo?

Cons

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

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

Companies

What companies use Flask?
579 companies on StackShare use Flask
What companies use Koa?
52 companies on StackShare use Koa
What companies use Echo?
22 companies on StackShare use Echo

Integrations

What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
What tools integrate with Koa?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Koa
What tools integrate with Echo?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Echo

What are some alternatives to Flask, Koa, and Echo?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

See all alternatives to Flask

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