FilePreviews.io vs Firesize: What are the differences?
Developers describe FilePreviews.io as "Thumbnails and metadata for almost any kind of file". An API service designed for developers building applications with rich file preview capabilities. We generate an image preview of every page, layer, OCR text, EXIF metadata and much more. On the other hand, Firesize is detailed as "On the fly image resizing. No code required. Built-in CDN". Firesize is a hosted image processing proxy. It's focused on doing one thing fast: resizing and cropping images on demand. It's a simple url based API allows you to quickly generate images on demand.
FilePreviews.io and Firesize can be primarily classified as "Image Processing and Management" tools.
Some of the features offered by FilePreviews.io are:
- Generate thumbnails for over 50 file formats
- Generate thumbnails of multi-page documents
- Extract Photoshop layers
On the other hand, Firesize provides the following key features:
- Processing options specified via URL
- URL signing (for security)
- Process images from anywhere (no uploading to Firesize required)
Firesize is an open source tool with 92 GitHub stars and 40 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Firesize's open source repository on GitHub.