ExpressJS vs. Flask vs. Trails

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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 Trails?

Trails is a modern, community-driven web application framework for node.js. It builds on the pedigree of Rails and Grails to accelerate development by adhering to a straightforward, convention-based, API-driven design philosophy.

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    Cons

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

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    720 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Flask?
    418 companies on StackShare use Flask
    What companies use Trails?
    2 companies on StackShare use Trails

    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 Trails?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with Trails

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

    • 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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