Preact: Detailed Overview & Metrics

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Preact is a fast and lightweight JavaScript library for building user interfaces. It is a smaller alternative to React, providing a similar API and functionality while being only 3KB in size. Preact focuses on performance and efficiency, making it ideal for applications where bundle size and speed are crucial.

Compared to React, Preact offers a smaller footprint and faster rendering, making it a great choice for projects with limited resources or performance constraints. It is fully compatible with React ecosystem, allowing you to leverage existing React components and libraries.

Preact is actively maintained and has a growing community of developers. It is not marked as deprecated or legacy, and there are no specific recommendations to use different libraries.

Alternatives: react, inferno, vue

Tags: javascriptlibraryuser-interfacelightweightperformance