ExpressJS vs. Flask vs. Pencil



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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 Pencil?

A web application microframework for Rust

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Flask?
Why do you like Flask?

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 Flask?
No Cons submitted yet for Flask
Downsides of Flask?

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

Companies

What companies use ExpressJS?
1031 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use Flask?
580 companies on StackShare use Flask
What companies use Pencil?
0 companies on StackShare use Pencil

Integrations

What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
What tools integrate with Pencil?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil

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

  • 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

See all alternatives to ExpressJS

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