The npm package express receives a total of 15,162,125 downloads a week. As such, we scored express popularity level to be Key ecosystem project.
Based on project statistics from the GitHub repository for the npm package express, we found that it has been starred 51,613 times, and that 73,250 other projects in the ecosystem are dependent on it.
Downloads are calculated as moving averages for a period of the last 12 months, excluding weekends and known missing data points.
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# Install the Snyk CLI and test your project
npm i snyk && snyk test express
Further analysis of the maintenance status of express based on released npm versions cadence, the repository activity, and other data points determined that its maintenance is Inactive.
An important project maintenance signal to consider for express is that it hasn't seen any new versions released to npm in the past 12 months, and could be considered as a discontinued project, or that which receives low attention from its maintainers.
As a healthy sign for on-going project maintenance, we found that the GitHub repository had at least 1 pull request or issue interacted with by the community.
A good and healthy external contribution signal for express project, which invites more than one hundred open source maintainers to collaborate on the repository.
express has more than a single and default latest tag published for the npm package. This means, there may be other tags available for this package, such as next to indicate future releases, or stable to indicate stable releases.