Webpack vs Yarn: What are the differences?
Webpack and Yarn are primarily classified as "JS Build Tools / JS Task Runners" and "Front End Package Manager" tools respectively.
"Most powerful bundler" is the top reason why over 307 developers like Webpack, while over 74 developers mention "Incredibly fast" as the leading cause for choosing Yarn.
Webpack and Yarn are both open source tools. It seems that Webpack with 49.8K GitHub stars and 6.27K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Yarn with 36.2K GitHub stars and 2.22K GitHub forks.
Airbnb, Instagram, and Pinterest are some of the popular companies that use Webpack, whereas Yarn is used by StackShare, Intuit, and Swat.io. Webpack has a broader approval, being mentioned in 2206 company stacks & 1338 developers stacks; compared to Yarn, which is listed in 623 company stacks and 528 developer stacks.
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