emacs-which-key VS hydra

Compare emacs-which-key vs hydra and see what are their differences.


Emacs package that displays available keybindings in popup (by justbur)


make Emacs bindings that stick around (by abo-abo)
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emacs-which-key hydra
25 19
1,416 1,613
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5.2 2.3
4 days ago 8 months ago
Emacs Lisp Emacs Lisp
GNU General Public License v3.0 only -
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Posts with mentions or reviews of emacs-which-key. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-08-11.


Posts with mentions or reviews of hydra. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-07-31.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing emacs-which-key and hydra you can also consider the following projects:

tokyonight.nvim - 🏙 A clean, dark Neovim theme written in Lua, with support for lsp, treesitter and lots of plugins. Includes additional themes for Kitty, Alacritty, iTerm and Fish.

use-package - A use-package declaration for simplifying your .emacs

vim-submode - Vim plugin: Create your own submodes

helpful - A better Emacs *help* buffer

k9s - 🐶 Kubernetes CLI To Manage Your Clusters In Style!

evil-collection - A set of keybindings for evil-mode

haskell-language-server - Official haskell ide support via language server (LSP). Successor of ghcide & haskell-ide-engine.

vim-which-key - :tulip: Vim plugin that shows keybindings in popup

multiple-cursors.el - Multiple cursors for emacs.

smartparens - Minor mode for Emacs that deals with parens pairs and tries to be smart about it.

straight.el - 🍀 Next-generation, purely functional package manager for the Emacs hacker.

elfeed-protocol - Provide extra protocols to make like Fever, NewsBlur, Nextcloud/ownCloud News and Tiny Tiny RSS work with elfeed