butterdb vs SheetDB: What are the differences?
What is butterdb? A Python ORM for Google Drive Spreadsheets. butterdb is a library to help you work with Google Spreadsheet data. It lets you model your data as Python objects, to be easily manipulated or created.
What is SheetDB? Turn a Google Spreadsheet into a JSON API. It will turn your sheets into a JSON API, easy to integrate with other tools and all programming languages. We have prepared many libraries working with common tools, other API's and programming languages.
butterdb and SheetDB belong to "Spreadsheets as a Backend" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by butterdb are:
- Store data in Google Spreadsheets (the cloud!!!)
- Models from classes
- Fields as attributes. decimals, ints and strings only (as far as I know)
On the other hand, SheetDB provides the following key features:
- Restful api
- HTML snippet
- JS library
butterdb is an open source tool with 346 GitHub stars and 14 GitHub forks. Here's a link to butterdb's open source repository on GitHub.