KBall, on Vue’s ⭐️ count surpassing React’s:
Don’t get me wrong, I love Vue - I’ve been using it far more than React recently - but github stars are more of a measure of the “hipness” of a project than its actual use.
He backs that up by citing the preposterously low number of stars ‘earned’ by the Apache web server, which powers ~38% of websites. What is a useful metric, then?
vue package and the
react package, that should give us a reasonable proxy for actual use.
Click through for his detailed findings, but the big takeaway is right there 👆 in the headline.