preact-cli VS preact-compat

Compare preact-cli vs preact-compat and see what are their differences.


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preact-cli preact-compat
4 2
4,599 956
0.6% -
7.2 1.5
8 days ago 10 months ago
JavaScript JavaScript
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of preact-cli. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-04.


Posts with mentions or reviews of preact-compat. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-01.
  • Don't Optimize Your React App, Use Preact Instead
    4 projects | | 1 Nov 2021
    For react app I used Create React App and for Preact used preact-cli. Preact also gives an option to convert your existing react app to preact using preact-compat, but I have built an app from scratch to see the best result.
  • Next.js: Replace React with Preact
    3 projects | | 28 Feb 2021
    If you use the preact-combat like in the example above then there is very little that isn't supported. For example, PropTypes are not supported in the core but are included in preact-combat.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing preact-cli and preact-compat you can also consider the following projects:

wmr - 👩‍🚀 The tiny all-in-one development tool for modern web apps.

create-react-app - Set up a modern web app by running one command.

Snowpack - ESM-powered frontend build tool. Instant, lightweight, unbundled development. ✌️ [Moved to:]

Preact - ⚛️ Fast 3kB React alternative with the same modern API. Components & Virtual DOM.

hyperapp - 1kB-ish JavaScript framework for building hypertext applications. - ✨ My portfolio built with Next.js, Tailwind, Prisma, and Vercel.

lcars-moderne - Personal blog CSS theme

riot - Simple and elegant component-based UI library

Stylecow - Modern CSS to all browsers - My personal blog