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JavaScript Framework Comparison

Posted by HackerTrail on Jul 27, 2015 3:23:45 PM

JavaScript

Looking for a comparison between JavaScript frameworks? All you need is a simple Google search and the results throw pretty good list, isn’t it?

However, if you want to dig a little deeper and understand how choosing right framework can have a huge impact on your ability to deliver on time and ability to maintain the code in future, or on the other hand, if you want to know origin of those frameworks, the overall features they provide and how they compete for different use cases, it becomes slightly tricky.

This post will give you a few points to start. This is a list of some best write ups that answer such coding challenges, you will need to spend some time to read these blogs but we assure you it will be worth!

  1. An in-depth comparison of AngularJS vs. Backbone vs. Ember by Airpair . It will help you choose the right one for your need so that you can deliver on time and at the same time keep your options open on the forever evolving web. In this blog article Uri Shaked starts with a little background and history of the frameworks and then dives deeper to compare them.
  2. The next one is by Developer Economics, it focuses on comparing key features from some of the leading JavaScript MV* frameworks. If you like this you can go ahead and read the part 2 of the same article that gives insights on market related qualities.
  3. If you are looking for some actual examples, Todo MVC is the place. Look at the screenshot below:Selecting a JavaScript MV Framework
  4. Lastly, here is a piece that gives you an overview on which javascript libraries to watch for, in 2015. It gives some direction on where to start and what to keep an eye on.

It is one thing to learn a language but is a continuous process to keep that acquired skill updated so that you can bring it to practical use.

Do let us know if you found this useful to update you skill and what else would you like to hear about? Or if you have any question for us, shoot them through the comments.

Topics: Career Tips, frameworks, Javascript, skill upgrade, Tech Skill Update