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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 Flask?

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

What is hapi?

hapi is a simple to use configuration-centric framework with built-in support for input validation, caching, authentication, and other essential facilities for building web applications and services.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using ExpressJS?
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    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    722 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Flask?
    418 companies on StackShare use Flask
    What companies use hapi?
    51 companies on StackShare use hapi

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with Flask?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
    What tools integrate with hapi?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with hapi

    What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Flask, and hapi?

    • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
    • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
    • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js
    • Slim - A PHP micro framework

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