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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 Slim?

Slim is easy to use for both beginners and professionals. Slim favors cleanliness over terseness and common cases over edge cases. Its interface is simple, intuitive, and extensively documented — both online and in the code itself.

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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 Slim?
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    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    722 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use hapi?
    51 companies on StackShare use hapi
    What companies use Slim?
    27 companies on StackShare use Slim

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with hapi?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with hapi
    What tools integrate with Slim?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Slim

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

    • 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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