JavaScript NodeJS

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as NodeJS

Top 23 JavaScript NodeJS Projects

  • GitHub repo axios

    Promise based HTTP client for the browser and node.js

    Project mention: Street Address Form Validation with ReactJS and HERE Geocoder Autocomplete | | 2021-02-23

    As you can see I’ll also be using Bootstrap as the CSS framework and axios as an HTTP client.

  • GitHub repo node

    Node.js JavaScript runtime :sparkles::turtle::rocket::sparkles:

    Project mention: How to create a discord bot without any previous knowledge? | | 2021-02-27 | Node.js download and documentation

  • Scout

    Get performance insights in less than 4 minutes. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo 30-seconds-of-code

    Short JavaScript code snippets for all your development needs

    Project mention: Day 20: Learning JS Snippets | | 2021-01-20

    Hi there! Today I've opened for myself 30-seconds-of-code repository that contains very much useful JS snippet. Today I've learned some shorter way to do things in JS. And I never cease to be amazed at how universal JS is!

  • GitHub repo nodebestpractices

    :white_check_mark: The Node.js best practices list (February 2021)

    Project mention: Useful GitHub repositories for learning Web Development | | 2021-02-17

    6. Node.js Best Practices (Optional but important)

  • GitHub repo Express

    Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for node.

    Project mention: Build a chat app with GraphQL Subscriptions & TypeScript: Part 1 | | 2021-02-28

    We'll be using Apollo Server, Express and TypeGraphQL for this server.

  • GitHub repo Meteor JS

    Meteor, the JavaScript App Platform

    Project mention: A hitchhikers guide to Node JS deployments | | 2021-02-16


  • GitHub repo nw.js

    Call all Node.js modules directly from DOM/WebWorker and enable a new way of writing applications with all Web technologies.

    Project mention: Is JavaScript/PWA legitimate 2D game development? | | 2021-02-27

    For Steam you could try

  • GitHub repo 33-js-concepts

    📜 33 concepts every JavaScript developer should know.

    Project mention: JavaScript learning resources | | 2021-01-21

    33 JS concepts

  • GitHub repo Ghost

    👻 The #1 headless Node.js CMS for professional publishing

    Project mention: Grammarly With Ghost: An Extension to Make Your Blogging Easier | | 2021-02-22

    If you use Ghost for your blogging needs and you need Grammarly as well to make your life easier, you probably noticed that Grammarly does not work with Ghost's editor Koenig.

  • GitHub repo PM2

    Node.js Production Process Manager with a built-in Load Balancer.

    Project mention: 7 tips for a Node.js developer | | 2021-02-08

    The answer to that question is a great tool called PM2 PM2 is a tool like nodemon which is intended to run your node app in production. Like Nodemon it will monitor your app for changes and redeploy them, but unlike Nodemon, if PM2 encounters a crash, it will restart your node.js app right away.

  • GitHub repo Strapi

    🚀 Open source Node.js Headless CMS to easily build customisable APIs

    Project mention: So far all the no-code tools I have come access . Please feel free to add to it. | | 2021-02-26
  • GitHub repo Hexo

    A fast, simple & powerful blog framework, powered by Node.js.

    Project mention: Blog with Markdown and Git, and degrade gracefully through time | | 2021-02-08

    I use hexo, it's a simple structure (git + md) easy to publish to a CDN and the src lives on github.

  • GitHub repo hackathon-starter

    A boilerplate for Node.js web applications

    Project mention: CSS Deep | | 2021-02-26

    sahat/hackathon-starter - A boilerplate for Node.js web applications

  • GitHub repo edex-ui

    A cross-platform, customizable science fiction terminal emulator with advanced monitoring & touchscreen support.

    Project mention: What have you done that made your friends say "that's cool"? | | 2021-02-26

    DEX-UI. This terminal is completely fluff, but it looks awesome. I'd like to run it with wtfutil on a large TV for monitoring stuff, just because it looks cool.

  • GitHub repo Standard

    🌟 JavaScript Style Guide, with linter & automatic code fixer

    Project mention: The frontend tooling guide to improve Developer Experience | | 2021-02-22

    StandardJS: JavaScript style guide, linter, and formatter

  • GitHub repo date-fns

    ⏳ Modern JavaScript date utility library ⌛️

    Project mention: Arrow v1.0: After 8 years, a new milestone with a lot of new features | | 2021-02-26
  • GitHub repo SheetJS js-xlsx

    :green_book: SheetJS Community Edition -- Spreadsheet Data Toolkit

    Project mention: How can I map data from an excel sheet through react? | | 2021-02-19

    React is a library that only cares about rendering JavaScript data on the DOM and related stuff. If you need to read an Excel file and transform it into a JavaScript object, you need to use the html file picker and, once you load the blob, a library to parse this blob. Last time I used

  • GitHub repo webtorrent

    ⚡️ Streaming torrent client for the web

    Project mention: stream nyaasi | | 2021-02-18

    I use this as well. WebTorrent

  • GitHub repo Joplin

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

    Project mention: [GNOME] A Network Engineer's Personal Laptop | | 2021-02-27

    Take a look: Joplin App

  • GitHub repo mocha

    ☕️ simple, flexible, fun javascript test framework for node.js & the browser

    Project mention: Just another COVID19 Statistics Website for my school project and for my first try with Next.js and Material UI. | | 2021-02-26

    Using a testing suite like

  • GitHub repo sharp

    High performance Node.js image processing, the fastest module to resize JPEG, PNG, WebP, AVIF and TIFF images. Uses the libvips library.

    Project mention: Image optimization in Full Stack apps? | | 2021-02-26 looks promising

  • GitHub repo ava

    Node.js test runner that lets you develop with confidence 🚀

    Project mention: How to Become a Pro 😎 Front End Developer💻 | | 2020-10-08

    -Jest -Enzyme -Sinon -Mocha -Chai -AVA -Tape

  • GitHub repo parse-server

    API server module for Node/Express

    Project mention: Firebase or MySQL | | 2021-02-18

    Alive n well, with a vibrant community growing everyday:

NOTE: The open source projects on this list are ordered by number of github stars. The number of mentions indicates repo mentiontions in the last 12 Months or since we started tracking (Dec 2020). The latest post mention was on 2021-02-28.


What are some of the best open-source NodeJS projects in JavaScript? This list will help you:

Project Stars
1 axios 82,001
2 node 77,223
3 30-seconds-of-code 68,885
4 nodebestpractices 61,121
5 Express 52,031
6 Meteor JS 42,299
7 nw.js 37,880
8 33-js-concepts 36,563
9 Ghost 36,335
10 PM2 34,228
11 Strapi 34,119
12 Hexo 32,249
13 hackathon-starter 31,486
14 edex-ui 28,759
15 Standard 25,104
16 date-fns 25,075
17 SheetJS js-xlsx 24,652
18 webtorrent 23,393
19 Joplin 21,099
20 mocha 20,298
21 sharp 18,997
22 ava 18,751
23 parse-server 18,305