JavaScript WebSocket

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Top 23 JavaScript WebSocket Projects

  • GitHub repo ws

    Simple to use, blazing fast and thoroughly tested WebSocket client and server for Node.js

    Project mention: How do web apps integrate webhooks when the user needs frequent updates? | | 2021-09-24
  • GitHub repo Laverna

    Laverna is a JavaScript note taking application with Markdown editor and encryption support. Consider it like open source alternative to Evernote.

    Project mention: Algun buen software para tomar notas de clase? | | 2021-10-14
  • Nanos

    Run Linux Software Faster and Safer than Linux with Unikernels.

  • GitHub repo SocketCluster

    Highly scalable realtime framework

    Project mention: SocketCluster. The most underrated framework. Part 1: Intoduction | | 2021-03-30

    SocketCluster is a framework which allows you to use the WebSocket protocol the transmit between its backend API and client library. The client can be used both on a backend (E.g. a Raspberry pi) or frontend application.

  • GitHub repo Faye

    Simple pub/sub messaging for the web

    Project mention: Faye: Simple pub/sub messaging for the web | | 2021-10-30
  • GitHub repo

    Project mention: We Improved Reliability of Our WebSocket Connections | | 2021-10-28

    Ah, yep, that explains it.

    They do solve this problem as documented:

  • GitHub repo Primus

    :zap: Primus, the creator god of the transformers & an abstraction layer for real-time to prevent module lock-in.

    Project mention: We Improved Reliability of Our WebSocket Connections | | 2021-10-28

    Indeed it does!

    I do wish we didn't all have to reinvent this wheel though…

  • GitHub repo Node.js framework

    Node.js framework (by totaljs)

    Project mention: We are the SpaceX software team, ask us anything! | | 2021-05-15

    Hello SpaceX software team! I'm the author of the open-source JavaScript platform called Total.js Platform, and it would be a pity if our open-source server-side framework or client-side library (with more than 250 UI components) weren't part of the space program. Please look into it: ...

  • Scout APM

    Scout APM: A developer's best friend. Try free for 14-days. 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 crypto-trading-bot

    Cryptocurrency trading bot in javascript for Bitfinex, Bitmex, Binance, FTX, Bybit ... (public edition)

    Project mention: It has come to my attention 29% of all ADA isn't staked. Stake now people! | | 2021-05-30

    Exactly! 71% of Ada is staked. The more ada leaves the exchanges the more stable ada becomes. The exchanges use trade bots to sell ada and compensate losses of BTC and ETH.

  • GitHub repo SockJS

    WebSocket emulation - Node.js server

  • GitHub repo Baileys

    Lightweight full-featured typescript/javascript WhatsApp Web API

    Project mention: I made a WhatsApp scraper to help people export/backup their chat history | | 2021-03-01

    A better approach to this than simply scrolling through chats, is to directly use whatsapp web's api. Obviously writing this yourself takes a long time, so I tested this using this javascript whatsapp web api:

  • GitHub repo Glowing Bear

    A web client for WeeChat

  • GitHub repo Node-Chat

    :speech_balloon: Chat application built with NodeJS and Material Design (by igorantun)

  • GitHub repo aria2.js

    JavaScript library for aria2, "The next generation download utility."

  • GitHub repo cookbook

    VueJS + NodeJS Evergreen Cookbook

  • GitHub repo react-websocket

    Easy-to-use React component for websocket communications.

  • GitHub repo taro

    Taro is a multi-player-first, cross-platform 2D HTML5 game engine. (by moddio)

    Project mention: Taro - a lightweight 3D game engine for the web | | 2021-03-07

    I would suggest a different name since a Google search of "taro github" does not bring up the repo, and in fact brings up another game platform with the same name.

  • GitHub repo svelte-websocket-store

    svelte store with a websocket backend

    Project mention: Any package that connect websocket and svelte store? | | 2021-11-06

    I assume this is similar and would fill your needs, never used it before nor did you put any specific requirements for me to figure out exactly what you want.

  • GitHub repo Rails Realtime

    Adding Real-Time To Your RESTful Rails App

  • GitHub repo speedtest

    A self-hosted, lightweight HTML5 speed test implemented in JavaScript, based on Web Workers and XMLHttpRequest. (by e7d)

    Project mention: Directory Traversal Bypass on e7d Speedtest | | 2021-09-14

    The application is hosted here: GitHub - e7d/speedtest: A self-hosted, lightweight HTML5 speed test implemented in JavaScript, based on Web Workers and XMLHttpRequest.

  • GitHub repo rustplus.js

    Unofficial NodeJS library for controlling Smart Switches in the PC game Rust

    Project mention: Does anyone else use the crap out of the rust electrical system? App connectivity is pretty awesome. | | 2021-10-29
  • GitHub repo shoot_game

    🎮 It is a game using HTML5 Canvas and Vanilla JavaScript.

    Project mention: I made a top-down game using Canvas and Javascript | | 2021-09-09
  • GitHub repo les-chat-pern-gql

    Real-time messenger with private, public & group chat. Made using PERN + GraphQL stack.

    Project mention: LesChat! - A simple, real-time chat app featuring private, group & global chatting. Made using PERN stack + GraphQL. | | 2021-03-11

    Live site:

  • GitHub repo reactjs-crypto-api-dashboard

    Create a cryptocurrency dashboard using ReactJS and the Coinbase API

    Project mention: Real-Time Cryptocurrency Dashboard with ReactJS/ChartJS - Easily Extendible for Custom Portfolio projects | | 2021-02-11

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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). The latest post mention was on 2021-11-06.

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

Project Stars
1 ws 17,356
2 Laverna 8,762
3 SocketCluster 5,865
4 Faye 4,357
5 4,322
6 Primus 4,304
7 Node.js framework 4,137
8 crypto-trading-bot 2,039
9 SockJS 1,981
10 Baileys 1,954
11 Glowing Bear 871
12 Node-Chat 685
13 aria2.js 503
14 cookbook 423
15 react-websocket 342
16 taro 133
17 svelte-websocket-store 126
18 Rails Realtime 112
19 speedtest 102
20 rustplus.js 90
21 shoot_game 35
22 les-chat-pern-gql 34
23 reactjs-crypto-api-dashboard 33
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