Hoppscotch vs Insomnia REST Client

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Hoppscotch

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Hoppscotch vs Insomnia REST Client: What are the differences?

Hoppscotch: A free, fast and beautiful API request builder. It is a free, fast and beautiful API request builder. It helps you create requests faster, saving precious time on development; Insomnia REST Client: The most intuitive cross-platform REST API Client 😴. Insomnia is a powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux.

Hoppscotch and Insomnia REST Client belong to "API Tools" category of the tech stack.

Insomnia REST Client is an open source tool with 14.4K GitHub stars and 862 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Insomnia REST Client's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of Hoppscotch
Pros of Insomnia REST Client
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    Can be self hosted
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    Improving Quickly
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    Open Source
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    Easy to work with
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    Great user interface
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    Works with GraphQL
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    Cross platform, available for Mac, Windows, and Linux
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    Opensource
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    Preserves request templates
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    Does not have history feature
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    Vim and Emacs key map

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Cons of Hoppscotch
Cons of Insomnia REST Client
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    Can't set environment vars form post request script
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    Do not store credentials in HTTP
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    Do not have team sharing options

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What is Hoppscotch?

It is a free, fast and beautiful API request builder. It helps you create requests faster, saving precious time on development

What is Insomnia REST Client?

Insomnia is a powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux.

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What are some alternatives to Hoppscotch and Insomnia REST Client?
Postman
It is the only complete API development environment, used by nearly five million developers and more than 100,000 companies worldwide.
Amazon API Gateway
Amazon API Gateway handles all the tasks involved in accepting and processing up to hundreds of thousands of concurrent API calls, including traffic management, authorization and access control, monitoring, and API version management.
OpenAPI
It is a publicly available application programming interface that provides developers with programmatic access to a proprietary software application or web service.
Paw
Paw is a full-featured and beautifully designed Mac app that makes interaction with REST services delightful. Either you are an API maker or consumer, Paw helps you build HTTP requests, inspect the server's response and even generate client code.
OpenAPI Specification
It defines a standard, language-agnostic interface to RESTful APIs which allows both humans and computers to discover and understand the capabilities of the service without access to source code, documentation, or through network traffic inspection.
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