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A Clojure compiler targeting JavaScript
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What is ClojureScript?

ClojureScript is a compiler for Clojure that targets JavaScript. It is designed to emit JavaScript code which is compatible with the advanced compilation mode of the Google Closure optimizing compiler.
ClojureScript is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.
ClojureScript is an open source tool with 8.8K GitHub stars and 762 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to ClojureScript's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses ClojureScript?

38 companies reportedly use ClojureScript in their tech stacks, including Amperity, AppsFlyer, and Uplift, Inc..

215 developers on StackShare have stated that they use ClojureScript.

ClojureScript Integrations

JavaScript, Clojure, Om, Tauri, and DataScript are some of the popular tools that integrate with ClojureScript. Here's a list of all 5 tools that integrate with ClojureScript.
Pros of ClojureScript
Functional and stable

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ClojureScript Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to ClojureScript?
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.
Writing HTML apps is super easy with elm-lang/html. Not only does it render extremely fast, it also quietly guides you towards well-architected code.
Clojure is designed to be a general-purpose language, combining the approachability and interactive development of a scripting language with an efficient and robust infrastructure for multithreaded programming. Clojure is a compiled language - it compiles directly to JVM bytecode, yet remains completely dynamic. Clojure is a dialect of Lisp, and shares with Lisp the code-as-data philosophy and a powerful macro system.
TypeScript is a language for application-scale JavaScript development. It's a typed superset of JavaScript that compiles to plain JavaScript.
AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
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