Stimulus VS Alpine.js

Compare Stimulus vs Alpine.js and see what are their differences.

Stimulus

A modest JavaScript framework for the HTML you already have [Moved to: https://github.com/hotwired/stimulus] (by stimulusjs)

Alpine.js

A rugged, minimal framework for composing JavaScript behavior in your markup. (by alpinejs)
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Stimulus Alpine.js
0 138
10,061 20,747
- 2.5%
6.0 9.4
over 1 year ago 7 days ago
TypeScript HTML
MIT License MIT License
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Stimulus

Posts with mentions or reviews of Stimulus. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning Stimulus yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

Alpine.js

Posts with mentions or reviews of Alpine.js. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-03.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Stimulus and Alpine.js you can also consider the following projects:

Svelte - Cybernetically enhanced web apps

petite-vue - 6kb subset of Vue optimized for progressive enhancement

htmx - </> htmx - high power tools for HTML

React - A declarative, efficient, and flexible JavaScript library for building user interfaces.

Vue.js - ๐Ÿ–– Vue.js is a progressive, incrementally-adoptable JavaScript framework for building UI on the web.

jQuery - jQuery JavaScript Library

Mithril.js - A JavaScript Framework for Building Brilliant Applications

hotwire-rails - Use Hotwire in your Ruby on Rails app

knockout - Knockout makes it easier to create rich, responsive UIs with JavaScript

Preact - โš›๏ธ Fast 3kB React alternative with the same modern API. Components & Virtual DOM.