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Filestack vs Paperclip: What are the differences?

Developers describe Filestack as "Easy, Powerful File Uploads". Filepicker helps developers connect to their users' content. Connect, Store, and Process any file from anywhere on the Internet. On the other hand, Paperclip is detailed as "*A file attachment management for ActiveRecord *". It is intended as an easy file attachment library for ActiveRecord. The intent behind it was to keep setup as easy as possible and to treat files as much like other attributes as possible.

Filestack and Paperclip can be categorized as "File Uploads" tools.

Paperclip is an open source tool with 9.06K GitHub stars and 2.06K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Paperclip's open source repository on GitHub.

Tilt, CodeCombat, and Binary.com are some of the popular companies that use Filestack, whereas Paperclip is used by ChooseYourBoss, Tam Development LLC., and Florence. Filestack has a broader approval, being mentioned in 35 company stacks & 21 developers stacks; compared to Paperclip, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

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What is Filestack?

Filepicker helps developers connect to their users' content. Connect, Store, and Process any file from anywhere on the Internet.

What is Paperclip?

It is intended as an easy file attachment library for ActiveRecord. The intent behind it was to keep setup as easy as possible and to treat files as much like other attributes as possible.
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          What are some alternatives to Filestack and Paperclip?
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          Cloudinary is a cloud-based service that streamlines websites and mobile applications' entire image and video management needs - uploads, storage, administration, manipulations, and delivery.
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          CarrierWave
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          Transloadit
          Transloadit handles file uploading & file processing for your websites and mobile apps. We can process video, audio, images and documents.
          Uppy
          Uppy is a sleek modular file uploader for web browsers. Add it to your app with one line of code, or build a custom version with just the plugins you need via Webpack/Browserify. 100% open source, backed by a company (Transloadit).
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