Python General

Open-source Python projects categorized as General

Top 13 Python General Projects

  • fuzzywuzzy

    Fuzzy String Matching in Python

    Project mention: Need help solving a subtitles problem. The logic seems complex | | 2023-01-19

    Do fuzzy matching (something like fuzzywuzzy maybe) to see if the the words line up (allowing for wrong words). You'll need to work out how to use scoring to work out how well aligned the two lists are.

  • Stanza

    Official Stanford NLP Python Library for Many Human Languages

    Project mention: Parts of speech tagged for German | | 2023-01-06

    I use Python's spacy library: or stanza: each with their respective language models.

  • Sonar

    Write Clean Python Code. Always.. Sonar helps you commit clean code every time. With over 225 unique rules to find Python bugs, code smells & vulnerabilities, Sonar finds the issues while you focus on the work.

  • tablib

    Python Module for Tabular Datasets in XLS, CSV, JSON, YAML, &c.

  • ftfy

    Fixes mojibake and other glitches in Unicode text, after the fact.

    Project mention: 7 Useful Python Libraries You Should Use in Your Next Project | | 2022-11-23


  • PyTorch-NLP

    Basic Utilities for PyTorch Natural Language Processing (NLP)

    Project mention: Introduction to PyTorch | | 2022-05-02


  • chardet

    Python character encoding detector

    Project mention: After almost a year, Ben Eater is back | | 2022-11-05
  • shortuuid

    A generator library for concise, unambiguous and URL-safe UUIDs.

    Project mention: Short, friendly base32 slugs from timestamps | | 2023-01-18

    I use shortuuid[0] for that stuff, which also omits the capital letter I, and has some other niceties (I wrote the library). It works really well, and I like how small the IDs are.


  • InfluxDB

    Build time-series-based applications quickly and at scale.. InfluxDB is the Time Series Platform where developers build real-time applications for analytics, IoT and cloud-native services. Easy to start, it is available in the cloud or on-premises.

  • pyfiglet

    An implementation of figlet written in Python

    Project mention: CS50P WEEK 4 FRANK, IAN AND GLENS LETTERS PSET. | | 2022-11-17

    Sorry, just noticed you said you went to github. The way I found it was by going to the intro page (I don't really consider what's you're quoting to be docs), then going to github and then explored that. You yourself slightly missed it on github, it is in the the file: . There's also another docs file in that project but that is mostly for developers that are working on library itself, not users.

  • xpinyin

    Translate Chinese hanzi to pinyin (拼音) by Python, 汉字转拼音

  • Charset Normalizer

    Truly universal encoding detector in pure Python


    Paranoid text spacing in Python

  • uniout

    Never see escaped bytes in output.

  • stanfordnlp

    [Deprecated] This library has been renamed to "Stanza". Latest development at:

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 2023-01-19.

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

Project Stars
1 fuzzywuzzy 8,772
2 Stanza 6,465
3 tablib 4,220
4 ftfy 3,418
5 PyTorch-NLP 2,142
6 chardet 1,837
7 shortuuid 1,795
8 pyfiglet 1,095
9 xpinyin 778
10 Charset Normalizer 338
11 195
12 uniout 156
13 stanfordnlp 90
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