Many frameworks like React slowly and steadily conquered the JS kingdom and overthrew all other frameworks. Many reigning frameworks had to accept defeat and give way to the new, modern frameworks laced with the latest features.
The web development companies loved these new frameworks and leveraged each of their features to create futuristic applications for themselves as well as for their clients. Enterprises, startups, SMEs & SMBs, and all other businesses awaited the launch of new frameworks and latest versions to get their apps built around them. And that’s how they succeeded!
It has Concurrent Mode and the Suspense model that enable developers to develop more feature-rich apps. The concurrent mode would enable the app to focus on the tasks that have higher priority, like interacting with the users and their inputs. Suspense mode, one the other hand, would allow data fetching when required while suspending it when not.
Clubbed together, these two modes will keep developers glued to React and perform new experiments with their app development in 2020
Top React Apps: Netflix, Facebook, WhatsApp, YahooMail, NY Times, and many more
Created by Evan You, an ex-engineer in Google, in 2014, Vue was an unknown name in the JS universe until 2018. Despite being the youngest in the JS library, Vue has gained extreme popularity in the past two years. One of the main reasons behind its raging popularity is its front-end security. While React and Angular have been concerned with security risks, Vue that was downloaded over 40 million times in the past 12 months, had only 4 direct vulnerabilities and that too have been fixed (Sync 2019 report).
Its ease of integration with other languages and a simple set-up process make it extremely popular among the developers and get it counted among the best front end frameworks in 2020.
Top Vue Websites: WebMD, Gitlab, 9gag, Nintendo, Wizzair, Laravel, and many more
Angular has been the ruler of the JS universe for long. Over the years, this framework has undergone a lot of updates and upgrades. In 2020, Angular development will mark its turn with the launch of Angular 9 which was announced at the AngularConnect 2019. Many developers have migrated through the different versions of Angular but owing to its many flexibilities, Angular 1.x versions are also still in high demand.
Top Angular Apps: PayPal, The Guardian, Upwork, jetBlue, and many more
Having an intricate architecture, Ember is great for building large and complex client-side apps quickly. Ember CLI is also a great feature that will keep the developers coming back for Ember in 2020 as well.
Github: https://github.com/emberjsTop Ember Apps: LinkedIn, Apple Music, Square, Vine, Nest Store, and many more
Top Node.js Apps: GoDaddy, GroupOn, IBM, Yahoo, and many more
For those who have a path-breaking idea and want to develop an out-of-the-box app, Backbone is the framework for it. You can also get complete support for RESTful APIs and is even considered for successful MVP development.
Top Backbone Apps: Trello, FourSquare, SoundCloud, AirBnB, BaseCamp, and many more
This framework is also gaining popularity owing to its automatic transmission of data to clients by employing Distributed Data Protocol. It also assists the mobile app developers in writing synchronization codes. Its Blaze templating engine also pulls many developers towards it.
Top Meteor Apps: Astronomer, Databazel, Pintask, Illustreets, Doolpoll, and many more
Polyfills, offered by polymer.js, allow developers to create interactive web apps with elements that are easy to customize and reuse. What got this framework so much fame and distinction is its ability to let developers build applications using web components.
Top Polymer Apps: YouTube Gaming, Google Earth, Coca-Cola, and many more
Another framework to gain momentum in the JS universe in 2020 is Express. Combined with another JS framework Node.js, this framework works effectively in creating high-performance web apps and APIs. It won't be surprising to see Express rise as one of the best front-end frameworks in 2020.
It is fast; it is minimalist, and it is unopinionated. You can create highly performing web apps on this framework. Developers also love this JS framework for its added flexibility, extensibility, simplicity, and individuality.
Top Express Websites: Yummly, MySpace, LearnBoost, and many more
As its size is less than 10kbb gzip and does not have any dependency on any other libraries, it is super fast in loading. This minimalist framework has an API that is similar to use as API. Owing to is fast speed, high performance, and simplicity, Mithril would gain more popularity in 2020.
Top Mithril Apps: Vimeo, Nike, Lichess, and many more