ESDoc Alternatives

    ESDoc is described as 'A good documentation generator for JavaScript' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 10 alternatives to ESDoc for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Self-Hosted solutions, Mac, Windows and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is DocFX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like ESDoc are Docma (Free, Open Source), APIdoc (Free, Open Source), ng-docx (Free, Open Source) and MireDot (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated May 6, 2020

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      DocFX generates Documentation directly from source code (.NET, RESTful API, JavaScript, Java, etc...) and Markdown files.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      Docma is a powerful tool to easily generate beautiful HTML documentation from Javascript (JSDoc), Markdown and HTML files.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
      Inline Documentation for RESTful web APIs.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Ng-docx is a library that automatically generates a documentation page to easily and beautifully view your markdowns.
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
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      • Linux
      At Qmino (the company that creates Miredot), we've written hundreds of REST APIs. We design and redesign until our APIs are an joy to use. Documentation is the user interface of an API.
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    1. The versatile documentation generator.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • npm
      DocumentJS creates beautiful, articulate, multi-versioned documentation. With DocumentJS, you can: - Write documentation inline or in markdown files. - Specify your code's behavior precisely with JSDoc and Google Closure Compiler annotations.
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    2. Compodoc is a documentation tool for Angular applications. It generates a static documentation of your application. Features: * Clean, simple design — Navigate the documentation on the left side, read it on the right.
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    3. JSDoc 3 is an API documentation generator for JavaScript, similar to Javadoc or phpDocumentor. You add documentation comments directly to your source code, right alongside the code itself.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
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      • Self-Hosted
      API Extractor helps you write better TypeScript libraries: It analyzes your exported type signatures and (1) produces an API documentation website, (2) generates a .d.ts "rollup" file, and (3) creates an API report to facilitate PR reviews.
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