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Lerna vs Showdown: What are the differences?

Developers describe Lerna as "A tool for managing JavaScript projects". It is a popular and widely used package written in JavaScript. It optimizes the workflow around managing multi-package repositories with git and npm. On the other hand, Showdown is detailed as "JavaScript port of Markdown". Showdown lets you add in-browser preview to existing Markdown apps. Any app that accepts HTML input can now be made to speak Markdown by modifying the input pages's HTML.

Lerna and Showdown can be primarily classified as "Javascript Utilities & Libraries" tools.

Lerna and Showdown are both open source tools. It seems that Lerna with 18.2K GitHub stars and 1.15K forks on GitHub has more adoption than Showdown with 9.36K GitHub stars and 1.29K GitHub forks.

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    What is Lerna?

    It is a popular and widely used package written in JavaScript. It optimizes the workflow around managing multi-package repositories with git and npm.

    What is Showdown?

    Showdown lets you add in-browser preview to existing Markdown apps. Any app that accepts HTML input can now be made to speak Markdown by modifying the input pages's HTML

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