katex: Detailed Overview & Metrics

v0.16.9(5 months ago)

This package is actively maintained.Types definitions are provided via a separate npm package: @types/katexNumber of direct dependencies: 1Monthly npm downloads

KaTeX is a fast and efficient JavaScript library for rendering mathematical expressions on the web. It provides a simple and intuitive syntax for writing mathematical formulas and equations, and renders them beautifully with high-quality typography. KaTeX is designed to be lightweight and performant, making it ideal for use in web applications that require real-time rendering of mathematical content.

Compared to other math rendering libraries like MathJax, KaTeX offers significant performance advantages. It is much faster in terms of rendering speed and has a smaller bundle size. KaTeX also supports a wide range of mathematical symbols and functions, making it suitable for complex mathematical expressions.

KaTeX is actively maintained and regularly updated with new features and bug fixes. It has a large and active community of users and contributors, providing support and documentation. Overall, KaTeX is a powerful and reliable choice for rendering mathematical expressions on the web.

Alternatives:
mathjax+
mathjax-full+
typed-math+
math-expression-evaluator+
asciimath2tex+
mathml-to-latex+
react-mathjax+
mathjax-node+
mathjax-node-page+
better-react-mathjax+

Tags: javascriptmathrenderingequationstypography