Elm Alternatives

    Elm is described as 'aims to make web development more pleasant. Elm is a type-safe, functional reactive language that compiles to HTML, CSS, and JavaScript' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Elm for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is JavaScript, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Elm are Vue.js (Free, Open Source), React (Free, Open Source), AngularJS (Free, Open Source) and CoffeeScript (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 28, 2021

    1. JavaScript (sometimes shortened to JS) is a lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions, most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but also used in many non-browser environments.
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    2. Intuitive, Fast and Composable MVVM for building interactive interfaces.


    3. A JavaScript library for building user interfaces.
    4. HTML is great for declaring static documents, but it falters when we try to use it for declaring dynamic views in web-applications. AngularJS lets you extend HTML vocabulary for your application.
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    5. CoffeeScript is a little language that compiles into JavaScript. Underneath all those awkward braces and semicolons, JavaScript has always had a gorgeous object model at its heart. CoffeeScript is an attempt to expose the good parts of JavaScript in a simple way.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      • Node.JS
      Babel is a generic multi-purpose compiler for JavaScript. Using Babel you can use (and create) the next generation of JavaScript, as well as the next generation of JavaScript tooling.
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    6. Svelte component framework similar to React and Vue.js that uses a build process to turn declarative component code into efficient JavaScript that surgically updates the DOM.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Polymer is a library that uses the latest web technologies to let you create custom HTML elements. Build anything from a button to a complete application as an encapsulated, reusable element that works across desktop and mobile.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • JavaScript
      You can write less code with Ember's Handlebars integrated templates that update automatically when the underlying data changes. Ember.js incorporates common idioms so you can focus on the development of your application ( and not reinventing the wheel ).
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      A toolchain for building reusable, scalable Design Systems. Generate small, blazing fast, and 100% standards based Web Components that run in every browser.
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