Flask vs. Sinatra vs. Nancy



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Description

What is Flask?

Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.

What is Sinatra?

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

What is Nancy?

Nancy is a lightweight, low-ceremony, framework for building HTTP based services on .NET Framework/Core and Mono. The goal of the framework is to stay out of the way as much as possible and provide a super-duper-happy-path to all interactions.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Flask?
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Why do developers choose Sinatra?
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Why do developers choose Nancy?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Flask?
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What are the cons of using Sinatra?
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What are the cons of using Nancy?
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Companies

What companies use Flask?
565 companies on StackShare use Flask
What companies use Sinatra?
107 companies on StackShare use Sinatra
What companies use Nancy?
3 companies on StackShare use Nancy

Integrations

What tools integrate with Flask?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Flask
What tools integrate with Sinatra?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Sinatra
What tools integrate with Nancy?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Nancy

What are some alternatives to Flask, Sinatra, and Nancy?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js
  • Sails.js - Realtime MVC Framework for Node.js

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Latest News

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