To start with , Name One Technology that is used for both Frontend and backend development.
It is accepted as a core technology that supports object-oriented programming styles. It allows easy integration with APIs or Application Programming Interface for smooth operations on arrays and regular expressions.
React js was initially introduced by team Facebook in the year 2011. It is a component-based, functional open-source network that creates interactive user interfaces for single-page applications. React makes the use of Virtual DOM wherein it renders only those components that have changed instead of rendering the whole page. React js Web developers make use of simple JSX syntax and a declarative programming style.
Websites built with react: Netflix, WhatsApp, Tesla, Zendesk, and Code academy.
Vue js as a frontend Network was introduced in 2014 by a developer working with google. Vuejs is an open-source lightweight frontend framework that has adopted most of its features from React and Angular. The improvisations on the features of both have resulted in delivering a framework that promises security and efficiency. It offers the highest level of flexibility while being simple, progressive, and highly adaptable as per the user’s needs.
Websites built with Vuejs: Adobe, Apple, Nintendo, BMW, Louis Vuitton.
Websites built with Angular: Google, lego, Clockify , Youtube, Walmart.
Further ember has an Ember Command-line interface tool that accelerates productivity. Ember works with a simple mechanism that integrates well with API’s. It works with a 2-way data binding tool like Angular and has a rich community and documentation support.
Websites built with Ember js: Intercom, LinkedIn, Netflix, Skylight, Microsoft.
Preact js is a lightweight, high performance-oriented library that provides just an alternative to React. It is worthy to know that Preact is just 3kb in size yet it provides all the basic functionalities of React. The swift library is not a full-fledge framework but can be said as a subset of React js. It is driven by a Component-based approach with Virtual Dom. Preact promises speed and efficiency with unmatched performance. It uses the same ES6 API as React that allows developers to easily switch.
Websites built with Preact: Pepsi, Rocket Chat, Treebo, Uber.
Websites built with Svelte: Razorpay, The New York times, Farmbox, Fusion Charts, Godaddy.
Websites built with express js: Fox, Accenture, Coursera, Godaddy, IBM, Myntra, Nike, Exove.
Another best backend framework that promises efficiency is Next js. It was first introduced in 2017 and now has close to approx 550 downloads weekly on NPM. Next js offers end to end server side rendering based on React. It offers Automatic Code splitting and Prefetching. Next js is used for making mobile apps, desktop apps, and progressive Web apps too.
Websites built with Next js: Coinbase, Docker, Hulu, Invision, Magic Leap, Github.
Gatsby.js.as a backend framework was launched in the year 2015. Gatsby was primarily introduced as a modern, flexible, and GraphQl based Static Site Generator that was used to make SEO friendly static websites. Gatsby promises blazing fast performance by generating HTML content on the client-side. Further Gatsby offers plugins that enhance UI/UX, facilitate email marketing, CMs, SEO and image optimization, catching, and Robot txt files.
Websites built with Gatsby js: Airbnb, Braun, edx.org, Flamingo, Freecodecamp, Fabric, Figma.
Nuxt js as one of the preferred back end framework helps build some performance-oriented web applications that are primarily server-side rendered apps. It helps enhance the functionalities of Vue as it is a combination of Vue js and its libraries and components like Vue, Vue Router, and Vue meta. Nuxt js helps create three different types of web apps – pre-rendered static pages, Single Page Applications (SPA), and server side Rendered Web apps (SSR).
Websites built with Nuxt. js: Note.com, Up work, Fox News, Gitlab.
Wrapping it up!
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