ExpressJS vs. Sinatra vs. Slim

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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 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.

Pros

Why do developers choose ExpressJS?
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    Why do developers choose Sinatra?
    Why do you like Sinatra?

    Why do developers choose Slim?
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    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Sinatra?
    No Cons submitted yet for Sinatra
    Downsides of Sinatra?

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

    What companies use ExpressJS?
    702 companies on StackShare use ExpressJS
    What companies use Sinatra?
    86 companies on StackShare use Sinatra
    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 Sinatra?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Sinatra
    What tools integrate with Slim?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Slim

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

    • 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
    • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

    See all alternatives to ExpressJS

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