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10 Best Web Application Development Framework

  • Published on : April 26, 2021

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Web development frameworks are escalating with the rising demand and complexities of web applications. Picking the right web application framework is no longer a matter of choice but a requirement of the project’s nature.

The key performance indicators of any web server are gauged on behalf of scalability, latency, and output. The best web frameworks that give high throughput and achieve low latency are celebrated in the development environment. In this post, we will discuss some of the robust front-end and back-end frameworks that can give your project a needed boost.

Backend Frameworks

Node JS

A quintessential customizable and scalable technology- Node.js has exceptionally high performance and this open-source web development framework lets you effortlessly develop fast and scalable web applications.

Several brands that have used these Node JS services, some of them being LinkedIn, Uber, Trello, PayPal, Medium, Trello, eBay, and NASA.

Benefits of Node.js Development

  • High Performance
  • Easy Scalability
  • Large And Active Community Support
  • Easy To Learn
  • Huge Number Of Free Tools
  • Code Sharing And Reusability
  • Better Speed
  • Cost-Effective

Express JS

Express.js is a widely used node.js framework that is used for building the backend of a web application. It is easy to learn the language as it requires only JavaScript to build web applications effortlessly. What makes this technology exclusive is its support for real-time web applications as real-time web apps involve thousands of users making live interactions at a time, this feature is easily supported by Express.js. This web framework is used by several famous brands such as PayPal, IBM, GoDaddy, Walmart, Fox Sports, etc.

Benefits of Express.js Development

  • Easy to configure and customize
  • Scales application quickly
  • Less developer cost
  • Community support
  • Supports caching


Django is a robust yet simple MVT web framework with clean, efficient, and powerful code that is used to build web applications. Also known as “batteries included”, Django supports the MVC programming paradigm with robust security features. Implemented in Python this technology is designed to help web developers make an application as fast as possible. Popular websites and apps built on Django are Instagram, YouTube, Google, and even NASA.

Benefits of Django Development

  • Load balancing
  • Beginner-friendly
  • Highly customizable
  • Best Security Features
  • Robust built-in template system
  • Immensely scalable
  • SEO- friendly
  • Rich ecosystem

Ruby On Rails (ROR)

Ruby on Rails is an open-source web application framework that helps you build simple to complex applications. It has a great ecosystem where you can find all the tools and support needed. Some popular apps built on Ruby are Github, Shopify, Ask.fm, Kickstarter, Instacart, Zendesk, and SoundCloud.

Benefits of Rails Development

  • Time-efficient
  • Bug-free development
  • Highly secured
  • Flexibility
  • Consistent
  • Cost-effective
  • Highly expressive
  • Easy to manage changes
  • Large community support


Laravel is a free, open-source PHP web application framework that includes numerous characteristics of robust technologies like ASP.NET MVC, CodeIgniter, Ruby on Rails, and more. Laravel consists of a comprehensive ecosystem with built-in features and a variety of packages and extensions.

Benefits of Laravel Development

  • Cost-effective
  • Enhanced performance
  • Open source and powerful community
  • MVC architecture
  • Dependency injection
  • Reverse routing
  • Agile development

Frontend Javascript Frameworks


Angular JS is a front-end framework that specializes in building Single-Page applications. Supported by Google, it is used to build beautiful front-end user interfaces that are dynamic single-page applications. Web Apps like Gmail, YouTube TV, Mixer, The Guardian, Udacity, and PayPal are few popular brands using Angular.

Benefits of Angular JS Development

  • Two-way data binding
  • Dependency Injection
  • Community Support
  • Directives
  • Community
  • Component-based architecture
  • High Performance


React JS turns out to be quite a useful open-source, front-end Javascript library for creating interactive UI components and building user interfaces. Maintained by Facebook, React JS is an easy-to-use and fast-developing tool that is designed to achieve fast performance. It is used by some of the market-leading companies, like Apple, Netflix, and PayPal with over 32 thousand websites built using React JS framework.

Benefits of React JS Development

  • Boost productivity
  • Fast, responsive, and user-friendly
  • SEO friendly
  • Focused and easy to learn
  • Strong community support
  • Provides code stability and smooth performance
  • Best for startups as well as enterprises


Vue.js is a progressive framework designed to power single-page applications when used in a group of supporting libraries and modern tools. Used for building fast-performance, user friendly, and attractive websites, a few examples of leading websites built on Vue.js are Nintendo, Behance, 9gag, Chess, Gitlab, Wizzair, Font Awesome, Laravel, etc.

Benefits of Vue JS Development

  • Single-file components and readability
  • Virtual DOM rendering and performance
  • Tooling and libraries
  • Reactive two-way data binding
  • Component reusability
  • Code readability
  • Integration capabilities and flexibility

Ember JS

Ember.js is a super productive, battle-tested JavaScript framework for building modern and rich UIs for web applications. With scalable UI architecture, Ember.js allows the creation of web apps with reduced coding, therefore, less implementation time, high rendering speed, and greater productivity.

Benefits of Ember JS Development

  • Giant ecosystem
  • Integrates with large teams
  • Wide-ranging features
  • Cost-effective
  • Secured and lightweight apps
  • Scalability

Backbone JS

Backbone.js is an uber-light framework that allows you to give structure to web applications in an MVC fashion where models include key-value binding and custom events. Collections include rich API of functions, views include declarative event handling and connects to all your existing API over a RESTful JSON interface.

Benefits of Backbone JS Development

  • Lightweight
  • Abstract code and MV structure
  • Documentation and API
  • Event-driven communication
  • Conventions for Coding Style

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