JavaScript Watch

Open-source JavaScript projects categorized as Watch

Top 15 JavaScript Watch Projects


    Monitor for any changes in your node.js application and automatically restart the server - perfect for development

    Project mention: Set up Hot Reload for Typescript ESM projects | | 2023-08-25

    Are you moving your projects to use ES Modules but you are facing some unexpected issues? You are not alone in this fight. In this tutorial, you will learn how to set up nodemon along with ts-node.

  • on-change

    Watch an object or array for changes

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The open-source backend cloud platform. The open-source backend cloud platform for developing Web, Mobile, and Flutter applications. You can set up your backend faster with real-time APIs for authentication, databases, file storage, cloud functions, and much more!

  • arrive

    Watch for DOM elements creation and removal

  • cpx

    A cli tool to watch and copy file globs.

  • youtube-local

    browser-based client for watching Youtube anonymously and with greater page performance

    Project mention: Hosting yt-local. | /r/SelfHosting | 2023-08-17

    I am planning to host youtube-local ( on my old laptop that's running Ubuntu Server. I don't plan on accessing the instance outside the local network.

  • klap 👏

    zero config, zero dependency bundler for tiny javascript packages

  • swagger-ui-watcher

    Automatically refreshes Swagger UI on Swagger file changes

    Project mention: swagger-preview.nvim - live view swagger files in your browser | /r/neovim | 2022-12-09

    There are a couple other versions of this but I had trouble getting them to work and they were fairly old so I made this simple wrapper over swagger-ui-watcher, which is actively maintained

  • SurveyJS

    A Non-Cloud Alternative to Google Forms that has it all.. SurveyJS JavaScript libraries allow you to easily set up a robust form management system fully integrated into your IT infrastructure where users can create and edit multiple dynamic JSON-based forms in a no-code form builder. Learn more now.

  • electronmon

    🖥 run, watch, and restart electron apps using magic

    Project mention: How to build Electron App by esbuild with hot reload functionality? | | 2023-01-30

    Use electronmon to restart the Electron app when the main process code changes, and reload WebView for the renderer process.

  • hand detection and tracking

  • watcher

    The file system watcher that strives for perfection, with no native dependencies and optional rename detection support. (by fabiospampinato)

  • eucWatch

    EUC Watch. Dash for Electric Unicycles on NRF52xx based wearables. Supports Kingsong ( All models ), Inmotion ( All ), Ninebot ( All ) , Begode ( Gotway, All ) and Leaperkim (All)

  • watchface-js

    A javascript library and tools for huami watchfaces

    Project mention: Create custom watch faces? MiBand 7 | /r/miband | 2023-01-19
  • a_repo_with_9_stars_and_0_forks

    Automatic change repository name with stars and forks count after 60s

  • HTML5-Canvas-Animation-Clock

    Design Parts Motion Digital Clock by HTML5 Canvas

    Project mention: Show HN: Design Parts Motion Digital Clock on HTML5 Canvas | | 2023-09-21
  • fitbit-mylist

    A fitbit watch checklist app to create and manage any types of lists, including todo lists, shopping lists, one-time lists and recurrent lists.

    Project mention: Easy to use Fitbit App for checklists, todo lists, shopping lists and any list ( Any List) | /r/FitbitApps | 2023-01-16

    Its open source:

  • Amplication

    Amplication: open-source Node.js backend code generator. An open-source platform that helps developers build backends without spending time on boilerplate & repetitive coding. Including production-ready GraphQL & REST APIs, DB schema, DTOs, filtering, pagination, RBAC, & more.

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 2023-09-21.

JavaScript Watch related posts


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

Project Stars
1 25,533
2 on-change 1,921
3 arrive 852
4 cpx 523
5 youtube-local 370
6 klap 👏 181
7 swagger-ui-watcher 162
8 electronmon 109
9 81
10 watcher 73
11 eucWatch 51
12 watchface-js 18
13 a_repo_with_9_stars_and_0_forks 8
14 HTML5-Canvas-Animation-Clock 2
15 fitbit-mylist 1
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