ExpressJS vs. Flask vs. Lumen

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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 Flask?

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

What is Lumen?

Laravel Lumen is a stunningly fast PHP micro-framework for building web applications with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Lumen attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as routing, database abstraction, queueing, and caching.

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Why do developers choose ExpressJS?
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    Why do developers choose Flask?
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    Why do developers choose Lumen?
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    Cons

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

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

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    718 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Flask?
    415 companies on StackShare use Flask
    What companies use Lumen?
    18 companies on StackShare use Lumen

    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 Lumen?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Lumen

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

    • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
    • Sinatra - Classy web-development dressed in a DSL
    • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
    • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

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