10 Best Node.js Frameworks Libraries

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gatsby

Build blazing fast, modern apps and websites with React

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User Rating
4.6/ 5
410
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52Great Documentation
45Easy to Use
42Performant
GitHub Stars
52K
Weekly Downloads
336K
Last Commit
8d ago

strapi

🚀 Open source Node.js Headless CMS to easily build customisable APIs

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License: Unknown
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.8/ 5
41
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30Easy to Use
25Great Documentation
17Performant
GitHub Stars
41K
Weekly Downloads
42K
Last Commit
7d ago

fastify

Fast and low overhead web framework, for Node.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User Rating
4.8/ 5
61
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23Performant
17Great Documentation
16Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
21K
Weekly Downloads
307K
Last Commit
8d ago

nuxt

The Intuitive Vue Framework

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
272
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32Great Documentation
29Easy to Use
26Performant
GitHub Stars
39K
Weekly Downloads
382K
Last Commit
1mo ago

express

Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for node.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.8/ 5
961
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100Easy to Use
98Great Documentation
73Performant
GitHub Stars
55K
Weekly Downloads
17M
Last Commit
21d ago

ghost

Turn your audience into a business. Publishing, memberships, subscriptions and newsletters.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.6/ 5
91
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8Great Documentation
3Easy to Use
3Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
39K
Weekly Downloads
5K
Last Commit
8d ago

@11ty/eleventy

A simpler static site generator. An alternative to Jekyll. Transforms a directory of templates (of varying types) into HTML.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
15
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2Great Documentation
2Easy to Use
2Performant
GitHub Stars
11K
Weekly Downloads
30K
Last Commit
16d ago

apostrophe

Apostrophe is a full-featured, open-source CMS built with Node.js that empowers organizations by combining in-context editing and headless architecture in a full-stack JS environment.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
2
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
4K
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
9d ago

koa

Expressive middleware for node.js using ES2017 async functions

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.6/ 5
97
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13Great Documentation
13Performant
10Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
32K
Weekly Downloads
1M
Last Commit
8d ago

docusaurus

Easy to maintain open source documentation websites.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
15
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12Great Documentation
12Easy to Use
10Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
29K
Weekly Downloads
8K
Last Commit
9d ago

sanity

The Sanity Studio – Collaborate in real-time on structured content

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
2
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2Great Documentation
2Highly Customizable
1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
3K
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
8d ago
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json-server

Get a full fake REST API with zero coding in less than 30 seconds (seriously)

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
322
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14Easy to Use
11Great Documentation
8Performant
GitHub Stars
58K
Weekly Downloads
161K
Last Commit
1mo ago
tid

tiddlywiki

A self-contained JavaScript wiki for the browser, Node.js, AWS Lambda etc.

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License: BSD-2-Clause
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
1
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N/A
GitHub Stars
6K
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
7d ago

vuepress

📝 Minimalistic Vue-powered static site generator

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.7/ 5
53
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
20K
Weekly Downloads
70K
Last Commit
10d ago

gridsome

⚡️ The Jamstack framework for Vue.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.8/ 5
13
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2Easy to Use
2Performant
2Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
8K
Weekly Downloads
8K
Last Commit
2mos ago

hapi

The Simple, Secure Framework Developers Trust

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License: BSD-3-Clause
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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Deprecated
User Rating
4.5/ 5
20
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3Great Documentation
3Easy to Use
3Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
14K
Weekly Downloads
93K
Last Commit
25d ago

hexo

A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.4/ 5
54
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2Great Documentation
2Easy to Use
2Performant
GitHub Stars
34K
Weekly Downloads
16K
Last Commit
11d ago

jekyll

🌐 Jekyll is a blog-aware static site generator in Ruby

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.6/ 5
124
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3Great Documentation
3Easy to Use
3Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
44K
Weekly Downloads
491
Last Commit
1mo ago

feathers

A framework for real-time applications and REST APIs with JavaScript and TypeScript

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
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Deprecated
User Rating
4.3/ 5
3
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2Great Documentation
2Easy to Use
2Performant
GitHub Stars
14K
Weekly Downloads
2K
Last Commit
9d ago

nodebb

Node.js based forum software built for the modern web

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License: GPL-3.0
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
2
Top Feedback
1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
12K
Weekly Downloads
0
Last Commit
24d ago
nrc

node-red-contrib-chatbot

Visually build a full featured chat bot for Telegram, Facebook Messenger and Slack with Node-RED. Almost no coding skills required.

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License: ISC
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.5/ 5
2
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2Easy to Use
2Performant
2Highly Customizable
GitHub Stars
731
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
1mo ago

react-static

⚛️ 🚀 A progressive static site generator for React.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User Rating
3.8/ 5
5
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1Poor Documentation
1Slow
1Buggy
GitHub Stars
10K
Weekly Downloads
11K
Last Commit
1mo ago

metalsmith

An extremely simple, pluggable static site generator.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
2
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N/A
GitHub Stars
8K
Weekly Downloads
45K
Last Commit
1yr ago
sto

stopforumspam

nodejs wrapper for the StopForumSpam.com REST API

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
1
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N/A
GitHub Stars
3
Weekly Downloads
804
Last Commit
1mo ago

brunch

🍴 Web applications made easy. Since 2011.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.5/ 5
2
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
7K
Weekly Downloads
9K
Last Commit
4mos ago

@nestjs/platform-fastify

A progressive Node.js framework for building efficient, scalable, and enterprise-grade server-side applications on top of TypeScript & JavaScript (ES6, ES7, ES8) 🚀

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
43K
Weekly Downloads
80K
Last Commit
9d ago

@sanity/client

The Sanity Studio – Collaborate in real-time on structured content

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
3K
Weekly Downloads
91K
Last Commit
8d ago

@sanity/cli

The Sanity Studio – Collaborate in real-time on structured content

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
3K
Weekly Downloads
26K
Last Commit
8d ago

socketcluster

Highly scalable realtime framework

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.0/ 5
1
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1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
6K
Weekly Downloads
10K
Last Commit
6mos ago

@sanity/base

The Sanity Studio – Collaborate in real-time on structured content

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
3K
Weekly Downloads
25K
Last Commit
8d ago
met

meteor

Install Meteor

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.8/ 5
104
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9Easy to Use
8Great Documentation
7Performant
GitHub Stars
N/A
Weekly Downloads
2K
Last Commit
N/A

assemble

Get the rocks out of your socks! Assemble makes you fast at web development! Used by thousands of projects for rapid prototyping, themes, scaffolds, boilerplates, e-books, UI components, API documentation, blogs, building websites/static site generator, an alternative to Jekyll for gh-pages and more! Gulp- and grunt-friendly.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
4.0/ 5
3
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1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
4K
Weekly Downloads
2K
Last Commit
2yrs ago

keystone

The most powerful headless CMS for Node.js — built with GraphQL and React

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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N/A
GitHub Stars
5K
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
8d ago
nrg

@ianwalter/nrg

A batteries-included web framework for Node.js

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License: Unknown
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
8
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
15d ago
md

mongodb-discuss

A simple, small discussion/forum backend engine built on mongodb

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
1
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N/A
GitHub Stars
2
Weekly Downloads
2
Last Commit
7yrs ago
nan

nanogen

Minimalist static site generator in Node.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
5.0/ 5
1
Top Feedback
1Easy to Use
GitHub Stars
184
Weekly Downloads
1
Last Commit
2yrs ago
hc

hugo-cli

Run hugo (the static site generator) painlessly from Node

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
1
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1Easy to Use
1Abandoned
GitHub Stars
24
Weekly Downloads
165
Last Commit
3mos ago
fca

facebook-chat-api

Unofficial Facebook Chat API for Nodejs

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
1
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1Slow
1Buggy
GitHub Stars
2K
Weekly Downloads
586
Last Commit
8mos ago
rh

rest-hapi

🚀 A RESTful API generator for Node.js

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.5/ 5
2
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2Easy to Use
1Great Documentation
GitHub Stars
1K
Weekly Downloads
51
Last Commit
7mos ago

buttercms

Node/JS API client for ButterCMS (https://buttercms.com)

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
139
Weekly Downloads
12K
Last Commit
1mo ago
sta

statik

A simple and easy-to-use static file server written on Node.js.

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License: Unknown
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
1
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1Abandoned
GitHub Stars
23
Weekly Downloads
31
Last Commit
4yrs ago
gss

generic-static-site-generator

A Generic Static Site Generator

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License: ISC
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User Rating
3.0/ 5
2
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1Great Documentation
1Easy to Use
1Performant
GitHub Stars
5
Weekly Downloads
9
Last Commit
1yr ago
tj

total.js

Node.js framework

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
2Easy to Use
2Performant
1Great Documentation
GitHub Stars
4K
Weekly Downloads
1K
Last Commit
1mo ago

@koa/cors

Cross-Origin Resource Sharing(CORS) for koa

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
665
Weekly Downloads
348K
Last Commit
2yrs ago

flatiron

framework components for node.js and the browser

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License: Unknown
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
1K
Weekly Downloads
231K
Last Commit
7yrs ago
squ

squido

A dead simple static HTML website builder which can be hosted anywhere for super fast websites and very little effort

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
34
Weekly Downloads
7
Last Commit
1mo ago

nanoexpress-pro

Professional backend framework for Node.js

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License: Apache-2.0
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
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Deprecated
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
340
Weekly Downloads
2
Last Commit
1mo ago

intelligo

🤖 Chatbot Framework for Node.js.

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: Built-In
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
379
Weekly Downloads
33
Last Commit
6mos ago
cry

cryptalk

HTML5/Node.js based, client side (E2EE) encrypted instant chat

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License: MIT
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
53
Weekly Downloads
8
Last Commit
1mo ago

geddy

Web framework for Node.js

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License: Apache-2.0
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TypeScript Definitions: DefinitelyTyped
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Deprecated
User RatingN/A
Top Feedback
N/A
GitHub Stars
2K
Weekly Downloads
355
Last Commit
1yr ago