Home > News content

Looking at the 2018 JavaScript ecosystem from the number of GitHub stars in the project

via:开源中国     time:2019/1/20 8:31:25     readed:246

The most starred items are the same as in 2017, both progressive JavaScriptDevelopmentFramework Vue.js. Vue.js has an additional 45,000 stars in 2018, which is 5,000 more than the number of new stars in 2017. In 2018, the average number of stars in the month was around 3,000. In June, the number of stars increased by nearly 10,000.

The second place in 2018 is the same as in 2017. It is a JavaScript library React for building user interfaces. The number of stars has grown by nearly 7,000 compared to last year. The third place isMicrosoftIDEVisual StudioCode, ranking and Facebook's Create React App project in 2017.

The fourth place was born last year, Deno, led by Ryan Dahl, the father of Node.js. Deno is a secure TypeScript Runtime that uses the V8 engine and can execute JavaScript and TypeScript applications outside of a web browser. It is the only new face of the top 10.

Deno, which appeared in June 2018, received nearly 15,000 stars in the first month, and an average of about 1,000 stars per month. The fifth place is Google's Chrome Headless Node Library Puppeteer.

For the front-end development framework, in addition to the original first and second overall Vue.js and React, as well as Angular, Hyperapp and Omi occupy the top five. Officials mentioned that the reason why both Vue.js and React hit the highest number of stars in June was because the supporters of both sides were competing for the most popular user interface project.

It's also worth noting that for JavaScript compilers, the most popular one is TypeScript. It gained about 14,000 stars in 2018, far exceeding the 6.3 thousand stars that Babel acquired in the second place.

The final official summary mentioned that Microsoft was one of the main players in the JavaScript industry in 2018. The TypeScript language is almost a standard, and the success of the VS Code editor has become an important development tool.

China IT News APP

Download China IT News APP

Please rate this news

The average score will be displayed after you score.

Post comment

Do not see clearly? Click for a new code.

User comments

Related news