react-canvas VS HedgeDoc

Compare react-canvas vs HedgeDoc and see what are their differences.


High performance <canvas> rendering for React components (by Flipboard)


HedgeDoc - The best platform to write and share markdown. (by hedgedoc)
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react-canvas HedgeDoc
4 6
12,737 2,339
0.3% 5.1%
0.0 9.8
almost 3 years ago about 10 hours ago
JavaScript TypeScript
BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License GNU Affero General Public License v3.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of react-canvas. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-05-12.
  • Google Docs will move to canvas based rendering instead of DOM | 2021-05-12
    I remember Flipboard using canvas to render their UI before using react, which has the same idea, you can look at the repo and their post about it:

  • Using KonvaJS as canvas with React | 2021-03-25
    React Canvas
  • Is it possible on react native ???
    You can also try using Canvas element in react
  • Any js game library where I can use react ? | 2021-03-02
    I'm confused, there is react-canvas. Does it just not work very good?


Posts with mentions or reviews of HedgeDoc. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-07-21.
  • Is there a secure FOSS online alternative to Google Docs? | 2021-07-21
  • Google Docs will move to canvas based rendering instead of DOM | 2021-05-12
  • I am hosting free, open-source, privacy respecting web services! (Searx, Invidious, Matrix, etc)
    Hedgedoc - Collaborative markdown editor source-code
  • Open source + Markdown + True WYSIWYG (not split-view) + Mobile responsive + Table support + Bulk import/export .md files + Folder structure &amp; tag support + Email login/registration support
    Oh! But when you visit the HedgeDoc demo site you can see "CodiMD was renamed to HedgeDoc. Read more".
  • Recommend me: Todo list &amp; notes
    I have been using Hedgedoc, it is markdown though.
  • HedgeDoc – a self-hosted collaboration platform | 2021-01-16

What are some alternatives?

When comparing react-canvas and HedgeDoc you can also consider the following projects:

HackMD - CodiMD - Realtime collaborative markdown notes on all platforms.

Konva - Konva.js is an HTML5 Canvas JavaScript framework that extends the 2d context by enabling canvas interactivity for desktop and mobile applications.

PixiJS - The HTML5 Creation Engine: Create beautiful digital content with the fastest, most flexible 2D WebGL renderer.

React Konva - React + Canvas = Love. JavaScript library for drawing complex canvas graphics using React.

Joplin - Joplin - an open source note taking and to-do application with synchronization capabilities for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS. Forum:

Trilium Notes - Build your personal knowledge base with Trilium Notes

Etherpad - Etherpad: A modern really-real-time collaborative document editor.

CryptPad - Collaboration suite, end-to-end encrypted and open-source.

libreddit - Private front-end for Reddit

x-spreadsheet - A web-based JavaScript(canvas) spreadsheet

richdocuments - 📔 Collabora Online for Nextcloud

Flutter - Flutter makes it easy and fast to build beautiful apps for mobile and beyond