ExpressJS vs. hapi 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 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.

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 hapi?
Why do you like hapi?

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

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

What companies use ExpressJS?
1032 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
What companies use hapi?
60 companies on StackShare use hapi
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 hapi?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with hapi
What tools integrate with Pencil?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil

What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, hapi, 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
  • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

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