How to Create a Simple Web App Using JavaScript UI Library

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  • three.js

    JavaScript 3D Library.

    Animation. You are creative, and you want your site to grab users' attention at first sight. JavaScript is there for you. With modern frameworks and libraries, such as Three.js,Anime.js,Mo.js any imaginable animation is possible.

  • anime.js

    JavaScript animation engine

    Animation. You are creative, and you want your site to grab users' attention at first sight. JavaScript is there for you. With modern frameworks and libraries, such as Three.js,Anime.js,Mo.js any imaginable animation is possible.

  • Appwrite

    Appwrite - The Open Source Firebase alternative introduces iOS support . Appwrite is an open source backend server that helps you build native iOS applications much faster with realtime APIs for authentication, databases, files storage, cloud functions and much more!

  • Mo.js

    The motion graphics toolbelt for the web

    Animation. You are creative, and you want your site to grab users' attention at first sight. JavaScript is there for you. With modern frameworks and libraries, such as Three.js,Anime.js,Mo.js any imaginable animation is possible.

  • Webix UI

    Stable releases of Webix UI - JavaScript library for building mobile and desktop web apps

    Since there is enough information on the web about open-source solutions, let's look at the library which is less popular but surely worthy of attention. Webix UI library has gained 4.8 out of 5 on Capterra. The library has been developed by XB Software since 2008. It is regularly updated, there is a blog with lots of reviews of the users. Many of them note the responsive support, the convenience of outsourcing services, and the speed and ease of building apps with the help of the Webix complex widgets. The downsides of the library mentioned are the documentation which is quite restricted and the lack of examples of combining Webix with TypeScript.

  • React

    A declarative, efficient, and flexible JavaScript library for building user interfaces.

    There is a wide variety of JS libraries on the market. Some of them are more well-known, like React or jQuery, others are less popular but not less productive, such as Webix. Let's briefly outline the steps of creating a simple web app with a JS library:

  • jQuery

    jQuery JavaScript Library

    There is a wide variety of JS libraries on the market. Some of them are more well-known, like React or jQuery, others are less popular but not less productive, such as Webix. Let's briefly outline the steps of creating a simple web app with a JS library:

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