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EJS vs Hogan.js: What are the differences?

What is EJS? An Embedded JavaScript templating Language. It is a simple templating language that lets you generate HTML markup with plain JavaScript. No religiousness about how to organize things. No reinvention of iteration and control-flow. It's just plain JavaScript.

What is Hogan.js? A compiler for the Mustache templating language. Hogan.js is a 3.4k JS templating engine developed at Twitter. Use it as a part of your asset packager to compile templates ahead of time or include it in your browser to handle dynamic templates.

EJS and Hogan.js belong to "Templating Languages & Extensions" category of the tech stack.

EJS and Hogan.js are both open source tools. Hogan.js with 5K GitHub stars and 439 forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than EJS with 3.71K GitHub stars and 418 GitHub forks.

Twitter, Etsy, and Shazam are some of the popular companies that use Hogan.js, whereas EJS is used by TapTag, Gridle, and Climatempo. Hogan.js has a broader approval, being mentioned in 79 company stacks & 8 developers stacks; compared to EJS, which is listed in 9 company stacks and 13 developer stacks.

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Pros of EJS
Pros of Hogan.js
  • 4
    For a beginner it's just plain javascript code
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    It'a easy to understand the concept behind it
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    Quick for templating UI project
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    Çelik ayna
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    You almost know how to use it from start
  • 3
    Lightweight

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What is EJS?

It is a simple templating language that lets you generate HTML markup with plain JavaScript. No religiousness about how to organize things. No reinvention of iteration and control-flow. It's just plain JavaScript.

What is Hogan.js?

Hogan.js is a 3.4k JS templating engine developed at Twitter. Use it as a part of your asset packager to compile templates ahead of time or include it in your browser to handle dynamic templates.

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What are some alternatives to EJS and Hogan.js?
Handlebars.js
Handlebars.js is an extension to the Mustache templating language created by Chris Wanstrath. Handlebars.js and Mustache are both logicless templating languages that keep the view and the code separated like we all know they should be.
React
Lots of people use React as the V in MVC. Since React makes no assumptions about the rest of your technology stack, it's easy to try it out on a small feature in an existing project.
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.
JSX
It is designed to run on modern web browsers. It performs optimization while compiling the source code to JavaScript. The generated code runs faster than an equivalent code written directly in JavaScript.
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.
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