YUIDoc VS jsduck

Compare YUIDoc vs jsduck and see what are their differences.


YUI Javascript Documentation Tool (by yui)


Simple JavaScript Duckumentation generator. (by senchalabs)
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YUIDoc jsduck
0 1
893 1,500
0.2% 0.1%
0.0 0.0
over 4 years ago almost 4 years ago
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of YUIDoc. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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


Posts with mentions or reviews of jsduck. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-02-24.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing YUIDoc and jsduck you can also consider the following projects:

JSDoc - An API documentation generator for JavaScript.

documentation.js - :book: documentation for modern JavaScript

ESDoc - ESDoc - Good Documentation for JavaScript

Beautiful docs - Pointers to useful, well-written, and otherwise beautiful documentation.

dox - JavaScript documentation generator for node using markdown and jsdoc

docco - Literate Programming can be Quick and Dirty.

sphinx - The Sphinx documentation generator

apiDoc - RESTful web API Documentation Generator.

Docusaurus - Easy to maintain open source documentation websites.