The Ruby Toolbox - Know your options!

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API Builders

jbuilder

13.48
Create JSON structures via a Builder-style DSL
 Popularity
Downloads
52,527,280
Stars
3,240
Forks
310
Watchers
92
 Releases
Total releases
71
First release
Latest release

active_model_serializers

5.61
ActiveModel::Serializers allows you to generate your JSON in an object-oriented and convention-driven manner.
 Popularity
Downloads
10,664,829
Stars
4,425
Forks
1,229
Watchers
110
 Releases
Total releases
33
First release
Latest release

grape

5.59
A Ruby framework for rapid API development with great conventions.
 Popularity
Downloads
6,954,781
Stars
8,283
Forks
1,014
Watchers
246
 Releases
Total releases
43
First release
Latest release

rabl

2.93
General ruby templating with json, bson, xml and msgpack support
 Popularity
Downloads
5,938,853
Stars
3,523
Forks
345
Watchers
87
 Releases
Total releases
93
First release
Latest release

roar

1.03
Object-oriented representers help you defining nested REST API documents which can then be rendered and parsed using one and the same concept.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,322,771
Stars
1,741
Forks
141
Watchers
53
 Releases
Total releases
49
First release
Latest release

rocket_pants

0.56
Rocket Pants adds JSON API love to Rails and ActionController, making it simpler to build API-oriented controllers.
 Popularity
Downloads
427,069
Stars
961
Forks
120
Watchers
26
 Releases
Total releases
30
First release
Latest release

versionist

0.55
A plugin for versioning Rails based RESTful APIs.
 Popularity
Downloads
964,942
Stars
885
Forks
43
Watchers
16
 Releases
Total releases
22
First release
Latest release

versioncake

0.5
Render versioned views automagically based on the clients requested version.
 Popularity
Downloads
1,089,008
 Releases
Total releases
22
First release
Latest release

acts_as_api

0.33
acts_as_api enriches the models and controllers of your app in a rails-like way so you can easily determine how your XML/JSON API responses should look like.
 Popularity
Downloads
385,201
Stars
469
Forks
69
Watchers
14
 Releases
Total releases
27
First release
Latest release

api-versions

0.1
api-versions helps manage your Rails app API endpoints.
 Popularity
Downloads
101,110
Stars
114
Forks
27
Watchers
8
 Releases
Total releases
11
First release
Latest release

roy

0.06
roy is a small library which allows every Ruby object to be used as a Rack application.
 Popularity
Downloads
20,496
Stars
140
Forks
8
Watchers
4
 Releases
Total releases
12
First release
Latest release

bldr

0.04
Provides a simple and intuitive templating DSL for serializing objects to JSON.
 Popularity
Downloads
43,287
Stars
60
Forks
6
Watchers
4
 Releases
Total releases
13
First release
Latest release

apiary

0.03
Convert your existing class into an EM-based API.
 Popularity
Downloads
17,020
Stars
101
Forks
0
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
5
First release
Latest release

windsor

0.01
Windsor is a plugin for building RESTful APIs in Rails.
 Popularity
Downloads
12,550
Stars
28
Forks
0
Watchers
2
 Releases
Total releases
8
First release
Latest release

xmlrpc-rack_server

0.0
Extends the Ruby standard library XMLRPC::BasicServer, providing the Rack compatible XMLRPC::RackServer.
 Popularity
Downloads
6,141
Stars
3
Forks
0
Watchers
1
 Releases
Total releases
2
First release
Latest release