Filestack vs Paperclip vs Transloadit

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      Easy setup
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      Highly customizable
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      Incredible customer support
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      So simple and powerful
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      Easy integration with most languages

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      Slow support
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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.

        What is Transloadit?

        Transloadit handles file uploading & file processing for your websites and mobile apps. We can process video, audio, images and documents.

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          Jun 19 2015 at 6:37AM

          What are some alternatives to Filestack, Paperclip, and Transloadit?
          Cloudinary is a cloud-based service that streamlines websites and mobile applications' entire image and video management needs - uploads, storage, administration, manipulations, and delivery.
          Uploadcare is a complete file handling platform for online business. Receive files from you users via File Uploader or File Upload API, implement image optimization and transformations with Image CDN API, and get HIPAA-compliant storage.
          This gem provides a simple and extremely flexible way to upload files from Ruby applications. It works well with Rack based web applications, such as Ruby on Rails.
          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).
          Shrine implements a plugin system analogous to Roda’s and Sequel’s. Shrine ships with over 25 plugins, which together provide a great arsenal of features. Where CarrierWave and other file upload libraries favor complex class-level DSLs, Shrine favours simple instance-level interface.
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