ExpressJS vs. Sinatra vs. Sails.js

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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 Sinatra?

Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.

What is Sails.js?

Sails is designed to mimic the MVC pattern of frameworks like Ruby on Rails, but with support for the requirements of modern apps: data-driven APIs with scalable, service-oriented architecture.

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    Why do developers choose Sinatra?
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    Why do developers choose Sails.js?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using ExpressJS?
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    What are the cons of using Sinatra?
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    What are the cons of using Sails.js?
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    Companies

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    720 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Sinatra?
    86 companies on StackShare use Sinatra
    What companies use Sails.js?
    34 companies on StackShare use Sails.js

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with ExpressJS?
    15 tools on StackShare integrate with ExpressJS
    What tools integrate with Sinatra?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Sinatra
    What tools integrate with Sails.js?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Sails.js

    What are some alternatives to ExpressJS, Sinatra, and Sails.js?

    • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
    • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
    • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
    • Slim - A PHP micro framework

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