ExpressJS vs. Sinatra vs. Falcon



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Description

What is ExpressJS?

Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.

What is Sinatra?

Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.

What is Falcon?

Falcon is a minimalist WSGI library for building speedy web APIs and app backends. We like to think of Falcon as the Dieter Rams of web frameworks.

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Pros

Why do developers choose ExpressJS?
Why do you like ExpressJS?

Why do developers choose Sinatra?
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Why do developers choose Falcon?
Why do you like Falcon?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Falcon?
No Cons submitted yet for Falcon
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Companies

What companies use ExpressJS?
1061 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use Sinatra?
109 companies on StackShare use Sinatra
What companies use Falcon?
9 companies on StackShare use Falcon

Integrations

What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
17 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
What tools integrate with Sinatra?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Sinatra
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Sinatra, and Falcon?

  • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
  • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

See all alternatives to ExpressJS

Latest News

Sinatra 2.0.5
Sinatra 2.0.2 and 2.0.3 are out
Rack::Protection v1.5.5 is out


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