Node.js vs. Laravel vs. Meteor



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Description

What is Node.js?

Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive real-time applications that run across distributed devices.

What is Laravel?

Laravel is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Laravel attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.

What is Meteor?

A Meteor application is a mix of JavaScript that runs inside a client web browser, JavaScript that runs on the Meteor server inside a Node.js container, and all the supporting HTML fragments, CSS rules, and static assets.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Node.js?
Why do you like Node.js?

Why do developers choose Laravel?
Why do you like Laravel?

Why do developers choose Meteor?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Node.js?
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What are the cons of using Laravel?
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What are the cons of using Meteor?
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Pricing

How much does Node.js cost?
How much does Laravel cost?
How much does Meteor cost?

Companies

What companies use Node.js?
4716 companies on StackShare use Node.js
What companies use Laravel?
982 companies on StackShare use Laravel
What companies use Meteor?
245 companies on StackShare use Meteor

Integrations

What tools integrate with Node.js?
95 tools on StackShare integrate with Node.js
What tools integrate with Laravel?
17 tools on StackShare integrate with Laravel
What tools integrate with Meteor?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Meteor

What are some alternatives to Node.js, Laravel, and Meteor?

  • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
  • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
  • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

See all alternatives to Node.js

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