Torn between NextJS or Node/Express

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  • Express

    Fast, unopinionated, minimalist web framework for node.

    Latest 5.x beta release was over a year ago

  • qwik

    Instant-loading web apps, without effort

    There's already qwik, that does SSR and then converts the rest of the app into lazily loaded event handlers.

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    AWS Cloud-aware infrastructure-from-code toolbox [NEW]. Build cloud backends with Infrastructure-from-Code (IfC), a revolutionary technique for generating and updating cloud infrastructure. Try IfC with AWS and Klotho now (Now open-source)

  • Uppy

    The next open source file uploader for web browsers :dog:

  • Nest

    A progressive Node.js framework for building efficient, scalable, and enterprise-grade server-side applications on top of TypeScript & JavaScript (ES6, ES7, ES8) 🚀

  • sst

    💥 SST makes it easy to build full-stack serverless apps.

    If you have to do frontend, I would just go with NextJS. It can serve as an API as well. I just came across this today and I'm looking to use that on a side project. It basically runs NextJS or other popular frontend frameworks on AWS using serverless. That way you don't have to worry as much about concurrency.

  • wasp

    The fastest way to develop full-stack web apps with React & Node.js.

    you should try out which is basically Ruby-On-Rails for the React-Express-Postgres (PERN) Stack

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