JavaScript Build Tool

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as Build Tool

Top 16 JavaScript Build Tool Projects

  • webpack

    A bundler for javascript and friends. Packs many modules into a few bundled assets. Code Splitting allows for loading parts of the application on demand. Through "loaders", modules can be CommonJs, AMD, ES6 modules, CSS, Images, JSON, Coffeescript, LESS, ... and your custom stuff.

    Project mention: Top 20 Javascript Libraries on Github | dev.to | 2024-06-13

    Repository: Webpack

  • SurveyJS

    Open-Source JSON Form Builder to Create Dynamic Forms Right in Your App. With SurveyJS form UI libraries, you can build and style forms in a fully-integrated drag & drop form builder, render them in your JS app, and store form submission data in any backend, inc. PHP, ASP.NET Core, and Node.js.

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  • parcel

    The zero configuration build tool for the web. 📦🚀

    Project mention: Create a typescript package with Parcel | dev.to | 2024-05-14

    Parcel is a fast and zero-configuration web application bundler designed to simplify the build process for modern web projects. It's not limited to web applications, and it can be used to build packages targeting the browser or Node.js.

  • uncss

    Remove unused styles from CSS

    Project mention: Optimize CSS with SAT Solving | news.ycombinator.com | 2024-03-17

    Check out: https://github.com/uncss/uncss

    I've only used it once but it did the job (NOTE: Plain HTML, plain CSS, no build pipeline. So YMMV)

  • wmr

    👩‍🚀 The tiny all-in-one development tool for modern web apps.

  • style-dictionary

    A build system for creating cross-platform styles.

    Project mention: Syncing Figma Variables and StyleDictionary with GitHub Actions | dev.to | 2023-08-03

    function getStyleDictionaryConfig(brand) { return { source: [`tokens/brands/${brand}/*.json`, 'tokens/globals/**/*.json'], platforms: { /** * Available platforms: https://amzn.github.io/style-dictionary/#/config?id=platform */ web: { transformGroup: 'web', buildPath: `build/web/${brand}/`, files: [ { destination: 'tokens.scss', format: 'scss/variables', }, ], }, }, } } /** * Build the tokens for each brand. * {@see - Example based on https://github.com/amzn/style-dictionary/tree/main/examples/advanced/multi-brand-multi-platform} */ ['microsoft', 'xbox'].map(function (brand) { ['web'].map(function (platform) { const StyleDictionary = StyleDictionaryPackage.extend( getStyleDictionaryConfig(brand), ) StyleDictionary.buildPlatform(platform) }) })

  • Retire.js

    scanner detecting the use of JavaScript libraries with known vulnerabilities. Can also generate an SBOM of the libraries it finds.

    Project mention: Understanding security in React Native applications | dev.to | 2024-04-03

    Retire.js

  • create-elm-app

    🍃 Create Elm apps with zero configuration

  • InfluxDB

    Power Real-Time Data Analytics at Scale. Get real-time insights from all types of time series data with InfluxDB. Ingest, query, and analyze billions of data points in real-time with unbounded cardinality.

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  • ui5-tooling

    An open and modular toolchain to develop state of the art applications based on the UI5 framework

  • vituum

    ⚡⚙️ Fast Prototyping with Template Engines in Vite. Small and fast static site generator for Vite.

  • offline-docs

    A collection of scripts to build offline documentation for your favourite frameworks/libraries. Simply search, copy/paste the commands and enjoy.

  • frontal.js

    A Modern HTML development framework and build-tool for your next static website.

  • learn-webpack

    A collection of simple examples to explain how to configure Webpack

  • juke-build

    General Purpose Build System with JavaScript DSL for Node.js.

  • qr-cartridge

    A basic build system including library importing from URLs for creating code that can be stored onto QR codes and ran directly off of them on the browser.

    Project mention: QR-cartridge: Make Games that fit on a QR Code | news.ycombinator.com | 2024-06-01
  • watever

    WebAssembly text bundler

  • What-is-Entry-Webpack-5

    What is Entry - Webpack 5

  • SaaSHub

    SaaSHub - Software Alternatives and Reviews. SaaSHub helps you find the best software and product alternatives

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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).

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Index

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

Project Stars
1 webpack 64,313
2 parcel 43,246
3 uncss 9,399
4 wmr 4,921
5 style-dictionary 3,715
6 Retire.js 3,586
7 create-elm-app 1,679
8 ui5-tooling 461
9 vituum 303
10 offline-docs 94
11 frontal.js 76
12 learn-webpack 36
13 juke-build 33
14 qr-cartridge 16
15 watever 5
16 What-is-Entry-Webpack-5 0

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