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  • mux

    A powerful HTTP router and URL matcher for building Go web servers with 🦍

  • securecookie

    Package gorilla/securecookie encodes and decodes authenticated and optionally encrypted cookie values for Go web applications.

    Nice, I always liked using and hope it continues to be supported.

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  • go

    The Go programming language

    On a side note, if the Go team implement the proposal from in the standard library, I believe a lot of microframeworks/routers will become obsolete.

  • optic

    A simplified, generic, entity based web library for golang that's drop in compatible with net/http (by nanvenomous)

    Doesn't hurt to be more frugal & heavily scope the code we write. I wrote optic to solve one problem for a net/http service. Would love feedback in the context of this disucssion.

  • chi

    lightweight, idiomatic and composable router for building Go HTTP services

    In fact, it has zero dependencies outside of std lib in it's core:

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NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts plus user suggested alternatives. Hence, a higher number means a more popular project.

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