Sinatra vs. Slim vs. Pencil

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Description

What is Sinatra?

Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.

What is Slim?

Slim is easy to use for both beginners and professionals. Slim favors cleanliness over terseness and common cases over edge cases. Its interface is simple, intuitive, and extensively documented — both online and in the code itself.

What is Pencil?

A web application microframework for Rust

Pros

Why do developers choose Sinatra?
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Why do developers choose Slim?
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Why do developers choose Pencil?
Why do you like Pencil?

Cons

What are the cons of using Sinatra?
No Cons submitted yet for Sinatra
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What are the cons of using Slim?
No Cons submitted yet for Slim
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What are the cons of using Pencil?
No Cons submitted yet for Pencil
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Companies

What companies use Sinatra?
86 companies on StackShare use Sinatra
What companies use Slim?
27 companies on StackShare use Slim
What companies use Pencil?
0 companies on StackShare use Pencil

Integrations

What tools integrate with Sinatra?
7 tools on StackShare integrate with Sinatra
What tools integrate with Slim?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Slim
What tools integrate with Pencil?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Pencil

What are some alternatives to Sinatra, Slim, and Pencil?

  • ExpressJS - Sinatra inspired web development framework for node.js -- insanely fast, flexible, and simple
  • Flask - a microframework for Python based on Werkzeug, Jinja 2 and good intentions.
  • Django REST framework - Web APIs for Django
  • hapi - Server Framework for Node.js

See all alternatives to Sinatra

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