Express is a Nodejs framework that provides some of the core and necessary functionalities of a typical software. The popularity of accelerated in the last few years. Big names in the IT industry like IBM, Uber etc. are using Express as a prominent layer in their stack of technology. One of the major benefits of Express is that it is compatible with other frameworks such as Kraken, Sails, and Loopback.
According to the official website Express is a minimal, fast, and unopinionated framework. Express does not hide the features of Nodejs rather it leverages the robust performance of the asynchronous Node.js. Express has many advantages and thus it is quite popular in the developer community. Apart from being flexible and robust back end framework, Express supports full applications as well as REST API. If you wish to know more about Express as a Nodejs framework, you can always refer to this article.
Django is an important framework for web development. It's basically a Python framework. This Model-View-Template framework is used by some of the biggest and the most popular technological companies such as Google, Youtube, and Instagram.
Django has a couple of features which sets it apart from others. Authentication and messaging are included in Django which makes it quite popular. Django follows the Convention Over Configuration and the DRY pattern. Django provides techniques and tools to developers so that they can build a secure website. Django encourage developers to implements security features, security is an essential part of any application made with Django.
Rails is a ruby framework. It's basically a MVC (Model-View-Controller) framework. It's popularly known as Ruby on Rails. Several companies like Airbnb, GitHub, Hulu, and Shopify depend on Rails for their technological demands. Rails is one of the most favourite frameworks amongst young developers simply because it is a beginner-friendly framework. If you are intimidated about the complex world of web development then Ruby helps you get started quickly and efficiently.
Ruby has rich libraries and dependencies that extend the functionalities of an application and makes the process of development faster and more efficient. Ruby in Rails also has a reliable community support across the world. There is no dearth of resources, tutorials and error helps on the world wide web. A good community support also makes Ruby one of the most beginner friendly framework out there.
PHP is one of the most used language in backend development. Laravel is a MVC (Model view controller) framework for PHP. Laravel is a relatively young framework when compared to other frameworks on this list. Laravel boast a reliable API support and a good number of packages. Laravel is not a very performance-oriented framework when it comes to back end development but it's quite beginner friendly! With a plethora of resources on the web, beginners can easily master this back-end framework.
Java is probably the most popular Language in the world of programming. In web development, Java is usually used as a backend language. Spring is a MVC framework for Java. Spring is also supported by an array of companies.
Spring is popular for performance and scale. It leverages the development of your business application. If you know Java and if you are comfortable in working with Java then learning and developing in Spring would not pose any major issues.
Angular is a front-end framework that builds an easy and attractive user interface. It’s a vibrant and popular framework that builds the complete client-side version of the application right from scratch. Angular offers a wide variety of tools and technologies and it is upon the developer to use their imagination to make the most of Angular. One of the reasons, Angular is immensely popular is that it was developed by Google.
React is very popular in the world of front-end web development! However, there is a debate whether React is a framework or a library. Going by facts, React is a library but many developers believe it to be a framework. React follows the component-based architecture and virtual DOM (Document object model). Virtual DOM makes the manipulation in DOM quicker and easier. React is popular as a front-end framework however it could be used as a server-side framework also. React is developed and maintained by Facebook, and it used by Facebook and almost all its subsidiaries like Instagram.
Some of the most important thing in React that will help you develop scalable React applications is the Reactjs lifecycle methods. You can read more about React in this blog. There is another blog which talks about hooks in React.
Flask is a fast and dynamic web -development frameworks based on Python. Flask is generally used as a framework for operating web applications through diverse devices. It also has a Unicode-based maintenance. Flask is an easy to learn framework. It also has a great documentation which can beginners as well as experienced developers. Fancy names such as Pinterest and LinkedIn use Flask.