The Top 6 Javascript Frameworks Ranked From Best To Worst In 2021

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easybase Javascript Frameworks Ranked In 2021

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Ranked from Best-to-Worst in 2021

  1. React - Facebook
  • ✅  Extremely fast, VDOM
  • ✅  Most popular of the group with high community support
  • ✅  Migration to React Native for mobile application development
  1. Vue.js - Evan You
  • ✅  Easier learning curve than React
  • ✅  Best-in-industry documentation
  • ❌  No declarative JSX syntax
  1. Angular.js - Google
  • ✅  2nd most popular of the group with massive community support
  • ✅  MVW component based architecture
  • ❌  Large bundle size, not suitable for small-scale applications
  • ❌  Poorer SEO
  1. Svelte - Rich Harris
  • ✅  Easiest learning curve, great for beginners
  • ✅  Smallest bundle size, extremely fast
  • ❌  Relatively new with very little community support
  1. Ember.js - Yehuda Katz
  • ✅  Essential features are already built-in such as routing
  • ✅  Integrates well with modern javascript ecosystem (babel, VS code, npm, TS)
  • ❌  Steep learning curve
  1. Mithril - Leo Horie
  • ✅  Smaller bundle size
  • ✅  Good enterprise support
  • ✅  Built-in modules for XHR and routing
  • ❌  Lacks thorough documentation and resources

Written by Ryan Parker on 12/24/2020

Modified 8/5/2021

Ryan Parker is a Growth Marketing Manager and Staff Writer for Easybase. He has previously written and contributed to various tech-related publications.