Handlebars.js vs. Jinja2 vs. Hogan.js

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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 Jinja2?

Jinja2 is a full featured template engine for Python. It has full unicode support, an optional integrated sandboxed execution environment, widely used and BSD licensed.

What is Hogan.js?

Hogan.js is a 3.4k JS templating engine developed at Twitter. Use it as a part of your asset packager to compile templates ahead of time or include it in your browser to handle dynamic templates.

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Companies

What companies use Handlebars.js?
633 companies on StackShare use Handlebars.js
What companies use Jinja2?
15 companies on StackShare use Jinja2
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74 companies on StackShare use Hogan.js

Integrations

What tools integrate with Handlebars.js?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Handlebars.js
What tools integrate with Jinja2?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Jinja2
What tools integrate with Hogan.js?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Hogan.js

What are some alternatives to Handlebars.js, Jinja2, and Hogan.js?

  • TypeScript - A superset of JavaScript that compiles to clean JavaScript output
  • Pug - Robust, elegant, feature rich template engine for nodejs
  • Mustache - Logic-less templates
  • Slim Lang - Template language whose goal is reduce the syntax to the essential parts without becoming cryptic

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