JavaScript popularity among the web developers has grown over the years. Why are JavaScript frameworks quite popular among developers?

Well, it’s because of the interactive and convincing features offered by them. The world of tech is always evolving, and each New Year comes with all sorts of innovations, so we need smart tools for fast-paced development and building feature-rich interactive web apps, javascript just fit into these requirements. Every now and then new frameworks come out with new unique capabilities. What’s the right JavaScript library/framework for us to use?

When it comes to choosing the right JavaScript Framework it is certainly confusing. Should consider pros and cons, web development project we deal with etc.

Keeping all aspects in mind, we highlight 5 JavaScript frameworks which are worth knowing.
1. AngularJS

AngularJS is a JavaScript-based open-source front-end web application framework. It is built by Google, the framework is known for its speedy and agile work.

Angular.js-Has great MVC which strings MVC components together automatically and saves you time. HTML is used as a declarative language that makes them more intuitive.

AngularJS 2.0 – They are Faster and stress more on browsers like IE10/11, Chrome, Firefox, Opera & Safari, Chrome on Android, Windows Phone 8+, iOS6 & Firefox mobile. Give better performance and easy applicability. But AngularJS2.0 cannot work with the new web components like custom elements, HTML imports, shadow DOM etc.

AngularJS 4.0-Roughly six month after the release of Angular 2, angular 4 is now available. Angular4 consume less space and run quicker than previous versions. Have decrease in the size of the generated code to approximately 60 %. They have used animations in their own package, so in case you don’t use animation excess code won’t end up in your creation package.

AngularJS 5.0– New version of angular was released in Nov 2017. It simplifies progressive web application, also provides a feature to get the native mobile applications with the mobile web apps. Have build optimizer tool which removes unnecessary runtime code as well as additional parts. Also comes with typescript 2.3 that makes the rebuilt super-fast.

2. React.js
React is a JavaScript library for building user interfaces that combine the speed of JavaScript and uses a new way of rendering web pages, making them highly dynamic and responsive to user input. Developed by a collaboration of Facebook and Instagram and it was released in March 2013.

• Easy to learn-With lots of documentation, tutorials and training sessions makes anyone who comes from the JavaScript background can easily learn and use them.
• Extremely efficient: Since it creates its own virtual DOM that gives you enormous flexibility and amazing gain in performance.
• SEO friendly- React.js can run on the server side and the virtual DOM act as a regular web page in Browser.
• Best Developer tools- React has design and debugging tools available for Chrome and Firefox. Individual components can be selected, examined and could alter their current properties and state if needed.
3. Vue.js
Vue.js an open-source progressive JavaScript framework with various optional tools for building user interfaces. Developed in Dec 2017, Vue.Js framework focuses more on the front end. This framework is capable of boosting single-page applications when used in combination with modern tools and other supporting libraries.

• Small in size- Framework is 18–21KB and takes no time for the user to download and use it. Faster than all other frameworks

• Simple-Easy to understand because of its simple structure. Any template can be developed without time lag. Also, a user can easily trace the block with errors.

• Easy to integrate- As a JavaScript framework, it could be easily integrated with existing applications built on JavaScript.

• Detailed documentation-With detailed documentation, a user can easily develop his own web page or application.

4. Ember.js
Ember.js is an open-source JavaScript web framework, based on the Model–view–view model (MVVM) pattern. It helps to create a single page web application, desktop, and mobile apps. E.g.:-Apple Music app

• Ember Data library-Ember data library includes features needed for communicating with a restful API. Don’t have to write your own program, we just have to define parameters and rest will be covered by ember.

• Ember CLI-Provides all generators and tools to handle third-party add-ons and to combine and rearrange JavaScript.

• A built-in testing tools-Ember-cli application is supplied with QUnit which act as a default testing framework. But others are supported through third-party add-ons.

• Active community and support.

5. Meteor.js
Meteor, or MeteorJS, is a free and open-source isomorphic JavaScript web framework written using Node.js. Meteor.js is built around many small packages, like MongoDB or jQuery.


Single Language
Frontend, backend, and database are to be written in one single language-JavaScript. This Feature also works for the client as well as server side.

Real-time web development-Get updated automatically when underlying changes data changes.

Fast-Has a large community to get on with the basics really fast.

Easy to learn-JavaScript is free from CSS, HTML which makes the development process really simple. Has large community support, and with single language can learn it with ease.

To choose out the best framework can be a demanding task. For the particular purpose they were created for, they seem to be doing the best job at it. However, it’s not about the number of features that the particular framework can provide, but finding the right tool for the problem at hand. We at ti Technologies figure out the right JavaScript frameworks as per your project needs, general framework functionality, client’s long terms goals and the solutions that can save time and money.