Compared to other popular bundlers, such as Webpack and Rollup, Esbuild offers a much faster development experience and significantly smaller bundle sizes. With its easy-to-use API and seamless integration with popular tools like Babel and TypeScript, Esbuild is quickly gaining popularity for its blazing fast performance and ease of use.
Alternatives: webpack, rollup, parcel
Compared to other task runners like Grunt and npm scripts, Gulp has a simpler and more intuitive syntax. Its intuitive streaming interface makes it possible to perform multiple tasks simultaneously, leading to faster build times. Also, Gulp has a lower maintenance cost due to fewer configuration files, making it easier to manage the build process in large projects.
Alternatives: Grunt, npm scripts, Webpack