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What is Anvil?

Anvil is a platform for building and hosting full-stack web apps written entirely in Python. Drag & drop your UI, then write Python on the front-end and back-end to make it all work. Web development has never been this easy (or fast)!
Anvil is a tool in the Platform as a Service category of a tech stack.

Who uses Anvil?

49 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Anvil.

Anvil Integrations

Python, Google Drive, Google Maps, Stripe, and Plotly.js are some of the popular tools that integrate with Anvil. Here's a list of all 6 tools that integrate with Anvil.
Pros of Anvil
Fast dashboards deployment
Python everywhere
Open source
Easy to deploy
Drag-and-drop UI builder
Quickly deploy a full stack
Create PDFs easily

Anvil's Features

  • Drag and drop UI builder
  • Full-stack Python
  • Client-side Python
  • Built-in database
  • Built-in user authentication
  • Simple integration with existing services and code
  • On-site installation supported
  • Expose REST APIs with one line of code
  • Rich set of UI components: Forms, plotting, maps, and more
  • Built-in support for all your favourite Python packages
  • Simple but powerful version control
  • Team collaboration
  • Active Directory integration

Anvil Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Anvil?
Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
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Anvil's Followers
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