10 Best JavaScript HTTP Request Libraries

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axios

Promise based HTTP client for the browser and node.js

37M
98.4K
Built-in
MIT
nee

Nimble, streamable HTTP client for Node.js. With proxy, iconv, cookie, deflate & multipart support.

6M
1.6K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
node-fetch

A light-weight module that brings the Fetch API to Node.js

40.5M
8.1K
Built-in
MIT
got

🌐 Human-friendly and powerful HTTP request library for Node.js

19.6M
12.5K
Built-in
MIT
ky

🌳 Tiny & elegant JavaScript HTTP client based on the browser Fetch API

990K
8.5K
Built-in
MIT
request

🏊🏾 Simplified HTTP request client.

17.5M
25.6K
DefinitelyTyped
Apache-2.0
va

A small wrapper for integrating axios to Vuejs

103K
2K
Built-in
MIT
superagent

Ajax for Node.js and browsers (JS HTTP client). Maintained for @forwardemail, @ladjs, @spamscanner, @breejs, @cabinjs, and @lassjs.

7.6M
16.2K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
morgan

HTTP request logger middleware for node.js

3.6M
7.3K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
ku

Use Ky in both Node.js and browsers

343K
563
Built-in
MIT
postman-request

Simplified HTTP request client.

699K
120
No support
Apache-2.0
ftc

Convert javascript fetch requests to curl

28.5K
43
Built-in
MIT
req

Simplifies node HTTP request making.

6K
223
No support
MIT
fetch-intercept

Interceptor library for the native fetch command inspired by angular http intercepts.

23K
339
Built-in
MIT
vue-resource

The HTTP client for Vue.js

66K
10.1K
Built-in
MIT
make-fetch-happen

making fetch happen for npm

11M
147
DefinitelyTyped
ISC
mer

🪢 A fast utility that makes reading multipart responses simple

2.3M
151
Built-in
MIT
sg

Simplest way to make http get requests. Supports HTTPS, redirects, gzip/deflate, streams in < 100 lines

5.6M
382
No support
MIT
request-promise

The simplified HTTP request client 'request' with Promise support. Powered by Bluebird.

1.9M
4.8K
DefinitelyTyped
ISC
ehp

Proxy middleware for express/connect

433K
1.1K
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
browser-request

Browser library compatible with Node.js request package

364K
356
No support
ehc

Get and set request-scoped context anywhere

212K
277
No support
MIT
hyp

make streaming http requests

176K
711
No support
MIT
rs

Get stats on your Node.js HTTP server requests

82.9K
72
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
mer

Nodejs library to mock express http request

78.6K
24
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
req

browser asynchronous http requests

34.9K
2.9K
No support
MIT
uh

- useFetch - managed state, request, response, etc. [![](https://img.shields.io/badge/example-blue.svg)](https://codesandbox.io/s/usefetch-request-response-managed-state-ruyi3?file=/src/index.js) [![](https://img.shields.io/badge/video-red.svg)](https://w

27.2K
No support
MIT
erp

Advanced streaming http request proxy middleware for Express with support for custom routes, caching, and response transforms.

24.8K
90
No support
Apache-2.0
vpl

A Vue plugin for injecting remote scripts.

22.6K
152
Built-in
MIT
nc

CRUD services in Angular with effortless aborting, caching and observing

592
13
Built-in
MIT
bm

📜 Request, response logger middleware for bunyan. Also provides request<>response duration.

15K
40
Built-in
MIT
nst

This is a interceptor for angular to convert http response body from snake to camel case and convert http body from camel to snake case.

4.5K
1
Built-in
rr

Declarative HTTP requests for React

1.6K
356
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
htt

Http in the browser and Node.js with no hassle

823
16
No support
MIT
em

Expose mongoose query API through HTTP request.

529
38
No support
MIT
rua

Async HTTP request data for axios. Designed for diverse UI states, SSR and data pre-caching.

462
61
No support
MIT
vap

axios plugin for Vuejs project

222
56
No support
MIT
beccaccino

Beccaccino is an easy, sexy, reliable, framework agnostic http client for redux that is ⚡️beccaccino fast!

205
13
DefinitelyTyped
MIT
rhr

React component exposes network request functionality

144
19
No support
MIT
res

RESTool is an open source UI tool for managing RESTful APIs. It could save you time developing your own internal tools. A live example:

130
420
No support
var

Control your API calls by using an amazing component which supports axios and vue-resource

95
125
No support
MIT
@kites/express

Template-based Web Application Framework

47
46
No support
MIT
ra

Ajax Request Component for React.

39
108
No support
MIT
nr

Powerful and flexible angular REST client. Fully abstraction layer.

34
Built-in
MIT
hj

Universal action dispatcher for JavaScript apps

19
15
No support
MIT
va

A vue plug-in integrated with axios. Build the API using chain programming and return the request instance as a Promise. A nice simplification of how apis are built, and how they are referenced.

18
Built-in
MIT
nfr

Easy way to make JSONs responses

16
16
No support
MIT
vm

Model component for Vue.js

13
867
No support
MIT
va

This module is created to handle all authentication requirements in the Angular6.

8
2
Built-in
MIT
neh

The easy way to create custom request handlers for next.js

7
0
No support
MIT
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