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Pros of Appwrite
Pros of Parse
  • 9
    Great UI
  • 7
    100% open source
  • 6
    Easy to setup
  • 5
    End to end solution
  • 4
    Consistency across platforms
  • 3
    Easy to use
  • 3
    Small learning curve
  • 3
    Predictable REST API
  • 3
    Accelerate app development
  • 3
    Simplicity first attitude
  • 1
    Built-in file encryption
  • 1
    Auto SSL certificate generator
  • 1
  • 1
    Lot of security features
  • 1
    Credit Card Avatar
  • 1
    Built-in file scanner
  • 118
    Easy setup
  • 77
    Free hosting
  • 62
  • 51
  • 47
    Use push notifications in 3 lines of code
  • 41
  • 39
    Cloud code
  • 32
    Good for prototypes
  • 31
    Cloud modules
  • 27
    Backed by facebook
  • 7
    Cross Platform
  • 7
    Parse Push
  • 6
  • 6
    Parse Core
  • 6
    Parse Analytics
  • 5
    Quick chat and profile capabilities
  • 5
    Cloud Based
  • 5
    Free Tier
  • 4
    Nice security concept
  • 3
    Local Datastore
  • 3
    Backbone Models
  • 3
  • 3
  • 3
    Backend as a service
  • 2
    Easy to use
  • 2
    About to Die
  • 2
    Anonymous Users

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What is Appwrite?

Appwrite is an open-source backend-as-a-service solution that provides all the core APIs required for building a modern web or mobile application.

What is Parse?

With Parse, you can add a scalable and powerful backend in minutes and launch a full-featured app in record time without ever worrying about server management. We offer push notifications, social integration, data storage, and the ability to add rich custom logic to your app’s backend with Cloud Code.

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