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The next open source file uploader for web browsers

What is 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).
Uppy is a tool in the File Uploads category of a tech stack.
Uppy is an open source tool with 22.3K GitHub stars and 1.3K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Uppy's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Uppy?

4 companies reportedly use Uppy in their tech stacks, including GrowthBeats Technologies Pvt Ltd, Transloadit, and CodeScreen.

20 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Uppy.

Uppy Integrations

Google Drive, Amazon S3, Dropbox, Transloadit, and tus.io are some of the popular tools that integrate with Uppy. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with Uppy.

Why developers like Uppy?

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

Uppy's Features

  • React (Native) support (planned)
  • ES6
  • Modular setup
  • Drag & Drop
  • Aware of encoding/processing
  • Copy & Paste
  • Encoding
  • Resumable File Uploads
  • Themable, with a beautiful default
  • Webcam
  • Import from Dropbox
  • Import from Google Drive
  • Import from Instagram

Uppy Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Uppy?
Filepicker helps developers connect to their users' content. Connect, Store, and Process any file from anywhere on the Internet.
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.
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.
Transloadit handles file uploading & file processing for your websites and mobile apps. We can process video, audio, images and documents.
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.
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Uppy's Followers
92 developers follow Uppy to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
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