Node.CLI-Progress VS node-ytdl-core

Compare Node.CLI-Progress vs node-ytdl-core and see what are their differences.


:hourglass: easy to use progress-bar for command-line/terminal applications (by AndiDittrich)


YouTube video downloader in javascript. (by fent)
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Node.CLI-Progress node-ytdl-core
2 7
602 3,040
2.5% -
3.9 4.9
8 days ago 6 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of Node.CLI-Progress. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-14.


Posts with mentions or reviews of node-ytdl-core. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-09-02.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Node.CLI-Progress and node-ytdl-core you can also consider the following projects:

ffmpeg.wasm - FFmpeg for browser and node, powered by WebAssembly

readable-stream - Node-core streams for userland

YoutubeVideoDownloader - It downloads videos, what more do you want?

ytmdesktop - A Desktop App for YouTube Music

anime-cli - A commandline app for searching about animes, its seasons, number of seasons and airing status.

MIMEText - RFC 2822 compliant email message generator written in node.js

discord.js - A powerful JavaScript library for interacting with the Discord API

itchio-godot-scraper - A scraper for Godot games hosted on

nba-topshop-scraper - Node script that will use Selenium to scrape card information from NBA Topshot including card names, rarity, and lowest cost at the moment. Data is scraped once per day.

youtube-music - YouTube Music Desktop App bundled with custom plugins (and built-in ad blocker / downloader)