ExpressJS vs. hapi 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 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 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.

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 Trails?
    Why do you like Trails?

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

    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    719 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use hapi?
    51 companies on StackShare use hapi
    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 hapi?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with hapi
    What tools integrate with Trails?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with Trails

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

    • 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

    See all alternatives to ExpressJS



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