JavaScript Boilerplate

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as Boilerplate | Edit details

Top 23 JavaScript Boilerplate Projects

  • GitHub repo create-react-app

    Set up a modern web app by running one command.

    Project mention: Top 10 IDEs for React.js Developers in 2021 | | 2022-01-20

    It provides you with the capability for code generation, dependency diagraming, refactoring, building, unit tests, and a meaningful way to navigate code.  Rekit creates applications bootstrapped by the Create React App tool and has the capability to scale, test, and maintain easily.

  • GitHub repo hackathon-starter

    A boilerplate for Node.js web applications

    Project mention: Hackathon Starter: A boilerplate for Node.js web applications | | 2022-01-12
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  • GitHub repo react-boilerplate

    :fire: A highly scalable, offline-first foundation with the best developer experience and a focus on performance and best practices.

    Project mention: Open-source Headless CMS built with NestJS & ReactJS with Redux Saga | | 2022-01-17

    Frontend was developed way earlier and where I used I know it would have been awesome if both projects were in typescript.

  • GitHub repo electron-vue

    An Electron & Vue.js quick start boilerplate with vue-cli scaffolding, common Vue plugins, electron-packager/electron-builder, unit/e2e testing, vue-devtools, and webpack.

    Project mention: Building an Electron App with VueJS and Vite | | 2021-12-15

    It appears electron-vue, the leading Github repository that combines VueJS and Electron hasn't had a commit since April 21, 2021. Prior to the April 21st commits, it hasn't had serious contribution activity since December 3rd, 2019 and before that October 23, 2018.

  • GitHub repo react-redux-universal-hot-example

    A starter boilerplate for a universal webapp using express, react, redux, webpack, and react-transform

  • GitHub repo react-slingshot

    React + Redux starter kit / boilerplate with Babel, hot reloading, testing, linting and a working example app built in

    Project mention: 12+ React Boilerplates & Starter Kits For Developers In 2021 | | 2021-05-11


  • GitHub repo vue-enterprise-boilerplate

    An ever-evolving, very opinionated architecture and dev environment for new Vue SPA projects using Vue CLI.

    Project mention: Examples of large open source Vue application with decent file and naming organisation? | | 2021-12-07
  • OPS

    OPS - Build and Run Open Source Unikernels. Quickly and easily build and deploy open source unikernels in tens of seconds. Deploy in any language to any cloud.

  • GitHub repo nwb

    A toolkit for React, Preact, Inferno & vanilla JS apps, React libraries and other npm modules for the web, with no configuration (until you need it)

  • GitHub repo react-firebase-starter

    Boilerplate (seed) project for creating web apps with React.js, GraphQL.js and Relay

    Project mention: 12+ React Boilerplates & Starter Kits For Developers In 2021 | | 2021-05-11


  • GitHub repo react-hot-boilerplate

    Minimal live-editing example for React

  • GitHub repo node-express-boilerplate

    A boilerplate for building production-ready RESTful APIs using Node.js, Express, and Mongoose

    Project mention: What boilerplate do you use for large applications? | | 2021-08-18
  • GitHub repo builderbook

    Open source web application to learn JS stack: React, Material-UI, Next.js, Node.js, Express.js, Mongoose, MongoDB database.

    Project mention: Building a basic app using open-source instead of coding it from scratch? | | 2022-01-14

    I'd suggest to stick with JS on backend to save time and don't learn another language. I personally love Next.js both for front and back end, if you are familiar with React - you will love it too. My stack is Next.js (with MUI) / Vercel serverless hosting / Mongo DB I also came to fullstack from front-end, and can recommend this book:

  • GitHub repo generator-react-webpack

    Yeoman generator for ReactJS and Webpack

  • GitHub repo lad

    :boy: Lad is the best Node.js framework. Made by a former Express TC and Koa team member.

  • GitHub repo essential-react

    A minimal skeleton for building testable React apps using Babel

  • GitHub repo webpack-starter

    ✨ A lightweight foundation for your next webpack based frontend project.

    Project mention: match 3 game in pixi.js | | 2021-10-06

    You'll have a webpack-starter with 'pixi.js' module installed and some graphic assets from unpacked into /public/images folder.

  • GitHub repo rest

    REST API generator with Node.js, Express and Mongoose (by diegohaz)

    Project mention: What is the best Express + JWT + Passport Boilerplate that actually works? | | 2021-02-20

    I've used this one on a handful of projects:

  • GitHub repo create-elm-app

    🍃 Create Elm apps with zero configuration

  • GitHub repo electron-boilerplate

    Boilerplate to kickstart creating an app with Electron

    Project mention: Chromium Kiosk, launch external web page and control it | | 2021-08-25

    FYI I ended up with the following setup: - A python script that listens to a WebSocket when there's the need to open the dedicated app. The kiosk app communicate to it when the extra webpage need to be loaded. - An electron app (based on that loads a header (a simple web page with some JS) and the external website as a composition of 2 browsers. When there is no interaction for X seconds, the electron app is automatically closed by Electron JS process.

  • GitHub repo re-start

    react-native template to target multiple platforms :globe_with_meridians: :iphone: :computer: with single codebase.

    Project mention: React Native Apps For Mobile and Desktop? | | 2021-05-13

    I've also seen: which is being used over at r/jellyfin. Problem is, it doesn't have the backing of a major company, and I can't risk my project just having support dropped out of nowhere.

  • GitHub repo generator-starhackit

    StarHackIt: React/Native/Node fullstack starter kit with authentication and authorisation, data backed by SQL, the infrastructure deployed with GruCloud

    Project mention: Setup KOPS on AWS with GruCloud | | 2021-04-26

    Would you like to deploy a full stack application on EKS ? Choose the flavour depending on who is reponsible to create the load balancer, target groups, listener and rules:

  • GitHub repo react-atomic-design

    🔬 How the Atomic Design methodology can create a great design system from scratch and make better developers.

    Project mention: Atomic design & react question | | 2021-12-07
  • GitHub repo secure-electron-template

    The best way to build Electron apps with security in mind.

    Project mention: An Electron app architecture | | 2021-12-09

    Started from secure-electron-template

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 2022-01-20.

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

Project Stars
1 create-react-app 92,872
2 hackathon-starter 32,523
3 react-boilerplate 28,216
4 electron-vue 14,683
5 react-redux-universal-hot-example 12,074
6 react-slingshot 9,769
7 vue-enterprise-boilerplate 7,384
8 nwb 5,433
9 react-firebase-starter 4,373
10 react-hot-boilerplate 3,954
11 node-express-boilerplate 3,547
12 builderbook 3,045
13 generator-react-webpack 2,893
14 lad 2,125
15 essential-react 2,035
16 webpack-starter 1,749
17 rest 1,668
18 create-elm-app 1,647
19 electron-boilerplate 1,564
20 re-start 1,290
21 generator-starhackit 1,267
22 react-atomic-design 1,223
23 secure-electron-template 1,031
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