Bokeh vs Plotly: What are the differences?
Bokeh and Plotly can be categorized as "Charting Libraries" tools.
Some of the features offered by Bokeh are:
- interactive visualization library
- targets modern web browsers for presentation
- versatile graphics
On the other hand, Plotly provides the following key features:
- Feature parity with MATLAB/matplotlib graphing
- Online chart editor
- Fully interactive (hover, zoom, pan)
Plotly is an open source tool with 10.6K GitHub stars and 1.23K GitHub forks. Here's a link to Plotly's open source repository on GitHub.
Wellzesta, Algo Edge Technologies, and ADEXT are some of the popular companies that use Plotly, whereas Bokeh is used by Solebrity, Inc., Arch Systems Inc, and Sonadus. Plotly has a broader approval, being mentioned in 15 company stacks & 67 developers stacks; compared to Bokeh, which is listed in 4 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.