What is Trails?

Trails is a modern, community-driven web application framework for node.js. It builds on the pedigree of Rails and Grails to accelerate development by adhering to a straightforward, convention-based, API-driven design philosophy.
Trails is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Trails is an open source tool with 1.7K GitHub stars and 74 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Trails's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Trails?


12 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Trails.

Trails Integrations

Node.js, React, PostgreSQL, ES6, and Webpack are some of the popular tools that integrate with Trails. Here's a list of all 17 tools that integrate with Trails.

Why developers like Trails?

Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Trails

Trails's Features

  • mvc, modular, graphql, nodejs, framework, open-source, es6

Trails Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Trails?
Express is a minimal and flexible node.js web application framework, providing a robust set of features for building single and multi-page, and hybrid web applications.
Flask is intended for getting started very quickly and was developed with best intentions in mind.
Django REST framework
It is a powerful and flexible toolkit that makes it easy to build Web APIs.
Sinatra is a DSL for quickly creating web applications in Ruby with minimal effort.
hapi is a simple to use configuration-centric framework with built-in support for input validation, caching, authentication, and other essential facilities for building web applications and services.
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Trails's Followers
28 developers follow Trails to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Andrew Chou
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