Handlebars.js vs. RactiveJS vs. Hamlet

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Description

What is Handlebars.js?

Handlebars.js is an extension to the Mustache templating language created by Chris Wanstrath. Handlebars.js and Mustache are both logicless templating languages that keep the view and the code separated like we all know they should be.

What is RactiveJS?

Ractive was originally created at theguardian.com to produce news applications. Ractive takes your Mustache templates and transforms them into a lightweight representation of the DOM – then when your data changes, it intelligently updates the real DOM.

What is Hamlet?

Never touch the DOM by hand again - Hamlet does a great job of transparently keeping your model code in sync with the DOM. So much so that in most cases you never have to access a DOM element by hand. The resulting markup is free of excess attrs, data-attrs, and directives.

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Cons

What are the cons of using Handlebars.js?
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What are the cons of using Hamlet?
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Companies

What companies use Handlebars.js?
633 companies on StackShare use Handlebars.js
What companies use RactiveJS?
5 companies on StackShare use RactiveJS
What companies use Hamlet?
1 companies on StackShare use Hamlet

Integrations

What tools integrate with Handlebars.js?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Handlebars.js
What tools integrate with RactiveJS?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with RactiveJS
What tools integrate with Hamlet?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Hamlet

What are some alternatives to Handlebars.js, RactiveJS, and Hamlet?

  • TypeScript - A superset of JavaScript that compiles to clean JavaScript output
  • Pug - Robust, elegant, feature rich template engine for nodejs
  • Mustache - Logic-less templates
  • Jinja2 - Full featured template engine for Python

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