Pug vs. Jinja2 vs. Slim Lang

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Description

What is Pug?

This project was formerly known as "Jade." Pug is a high performance template engine heavily influenced by Haml and implemented with JavaScript for Node.js and browsers.

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 Slim Lang?

Slim is a template language whose goal is to reduce the view syntax to the essential parts without becoming cryptic. It started as an exercise to see how much could be removed from a standard html template (<, >, closing tags, etc...). As more people took an interest in Slim, the functionality grew and so did the flexibility of the syntax.

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Pros

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Cons

What are the cons of using Pug?
No Cons submitted yet for Pug
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Companies

What companies use Pug?
171 companies on StackShare use Pug
What companies use Jinja2?
15 companies on StackShare use Jinja2
What companies use Slim Lang?
13 companies on StackShare use Slim Lang

Integrations

What tools integrate with Pug?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Pug
What tools integrate with Jinja2?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Jinja2
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What are some alternatives to Pug, Jinja2, and Slim Lang?

  • TypeScript - A superset of JavaScript that compiles to clean JavaScript output
  • Handlebars.js - Minimal Templating on Steroids
  • Mustache - Logic-less templates
  • Hogan.js - A compiler for the Mustache templating language

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