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High performance and minimalist Go web framework

High performance and minimalist Go web framework

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High performance, minimalist Go web framework.

Feature Overview

  • Optimized HTTP router which smartly prioritize routes
  • Build robust and scalable RESTful APIs
  • Group APIs
  • Extensible middleware framework
  • Define middleware at root, group or route level
  • Data binding for JSON, XML and form payload
  • Handy functions to send variety of HTTP responses
  • Centralized HTTP error handling
  • Template rendering with any template engine
  • Define your format for the logger
  • Highly customizable
  • Automatic TLS via Let’s Encrypt
  • HTTP/2 support

Benchmarks

Date: 2018/03/15

Source: https://github.com/vishr/web-framework-benchmark

Lower is better!

Guide

Example

package main

import (
	"net/http"

	"github.com/labstack/echo"
	"github.com/labstack/echo/middleware"
)

func main() {
	// Echo instance
	e := echo.New()

	// Middleware
	e.Use(middleware.Logger())
	e.Use(middleware.Recover())

	// Routes
	e.GET("/", hello)

	// Start server
	e.Logger.Fatal(e.Start(":1323"))
}

// Handler
func hello(c echo.Context) error {
	return c.String(http.StatusOK, "Hello, World!")
}

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