ExpressJS vs. FeathersJS vs. Pencil

Get help choosing one of these Get news updates about these tools


Favorites

200

Favorites

28

Favorites

6

Hacker News, Reddit, Stack Overflow Stats

  • 511
  • 52
  • 0
  • -
  • 414
  • 496
  • -
  • 10
  • 0

GitHub Stats

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 FeathersJS?

Feathers is a real-time, micro-service web framework for NodeJS that gives you control over your data via RESTful resources, sockets and flexible plug-ins.

What is Pencil?

A web application microframework for Rust

Pros

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

    Why do developers choose FeathersJS?
  • Why do you like FeathersJS?

    Why do developers choose Pencil?
    Why do you like Pencil?

    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    718 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use FeathersJS?
    18 companies on StackShare use FeathersJS
    What companies use Pencil?
    0 companies on StackShare use Pencil

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with FeathersJS?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with FeathersJS
    What tools integrate with Pencil?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil

    What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, FeathersJS, and Pencil?

    • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
    • 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 ExpressJS

    Latest News

    Sell Me This Pencil: How a Profitable Pencil Company...


    Interest Over Time


    Get help choosing one of these