Paperclip vs Transloadit

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Paperclip vs Transloadit: What are the differences?

Paperclip: A file attachment management for ActiveRecord *. It is intended as an easy file attachment library for ActiveRecord. The intent behind it was to keep setup as easy as possible and to treat files as much like other attributes as possible; *Transloadit:** The world's most versatile file uploading & encoding service for developers. Transloadit handles file uploading & file processing for your websites and mobile apps. We can process video, audio, images and documents.

Paperclip and Transloadit can be categorized as "File Uploads" tools.

Paperclip is an open source tool with 9.06K GitHub stars and 2.06K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Paperclip's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Transloadit has a broader approval, being mentioned in 19 company stacks & 7 developers stacks; compared to Paperclip, which is listed in 7 company stacks and 6 developer stacks.

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      Easy setup
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      Highly customizable
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      Incredible customer support
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      So simple and powerful
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    What is Paperclip?

    It is intended as an easy file attachment library for ActiveRecord. The intent behind it was to keep setup as easy as possible and to treat files as much like other attributes as possible.

    What is Transloadit?

    Transloadit handles file uploading & file processing for your websites and mobile apps. We can process video, audio, images and documents.

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      What are some alternatives to Paperclip and Transloadit?
      CarrierWave
      This gem provides a simple and extremely flexible way to upload files from Ruby applications. It works well with Rack based web applications, such as Ruby on Rails.
      Filestack
      Filepicker helps developers connect to their users' content. Connect, Store, and Process any file from anywhere on the Internet.
      Uploadcare
      Uploadcare is a complete file handling platform for online business. Receive files from you users via File Uploader or File Upload API, implement image optimization and transformations with Image CDN API, and get HIPAA-compliant storage.
      Uppy
      Uppy is a sleek modular file uploader for web browsers. Add it to your app with one line of code, or build a custom version with just the plugins you need via Webpack/Browserify. 100% open source, backed by a company (Transloadit).
      Shrine
      Shrine implements a plugin system analogous to Roda’s and Sequel’s. Shrine ships with over 25 plugins, which together provide a great arsenal of features. Where CarrierWave and other file upload libraries favor complex class-level DSLs, Shrine favours simple instance-level interface.
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