Comparing eslint-config-airbnb vs. eslint-config-google vs. standard

How are they different?

Here we compare between eslint-config-airbnb, eslint-config-google and standard. In this comparison we will focus on the latest versions of those packages. The current versions are eslint-config-airbnb 17.1.0, eslint-config-google 0.10.0 and standard 12.0.1.

eslint-config-airbnb, Airbnb's ESLint config, following our styleguide. It was authored by Jake Teton-Landis on May, 2015.
eslint-config-google, ESLint shareable config for the Google style. It was authored by Google on Oct, 2015.
standard, JavaScript Standard Style. It was authored by Feross Aboukhadijeh on Jan, 2015.

When comparing those packages you notice that eslint-config-airbnb is the more popular package today (76,098 Stars on Github).
eslint-config-airbnb has more weekly downloads, more monthly downloads, more stars on Github, more followers on Github and more forks.
eslint-config-google has fewer dependencies and fewer open issues.
standard has been out there for longer (since 3 years ago), it also has more versions, more frequent updates and a bigger community of maintainers.

In our review eslint-config-airbnb got 1,887,677 points, eslint-config-google got 153,687 points and standard got 373,434 points. The points are a summary of how big the community is and how well the package is maintained.

Lets dive deeper and have a look at some more details on those packages.

Going into more detail





description Airbnb's ESLint config, following our styleguide ESLint shareable config for the Google style JavaScript Standard Style
keywords eslint, eslintconfig, config, airbnb, javascript, styleguide, es2015, es2016, es2017, es2018 google, code, quality, style, lint, linter, jscs, jshint, jslint, eslint, validate, code style, strict, check, checker, verify, enforce, hint JavaScript Standard Style, check, checker, code, code checker, code linter, code standards, code style, enforce, eslint, hint, jscs, jshint, lint, policy, quality, simple, standard, standard style, style, style checker, style linter, verify
author Jake Teton-Landis Google Feross Aboukhadijeh
licenses MIT Apache-2.0 MIT
created 3 years ago (May, 2015) 3 years ago (Oct, 2015) 4 years ago (Jan, 2015)
modified a month ago 14 days ago 20 days ago
total versions 50 13 154
version average every 24 days every 3 months every 9 days
maintainers 3 3 17
dependencies 3 0 9
Daily Downloads 0 0 0
Weekly Downloads 568,797 46,999 103,509
Monthly Downloads 3,015,645 255,632 596,312
open issues 133 7 82
open pull requests 30 3 3
stargazers 76,098 890 19,156
subscribers 3,253 30 458
forks 14,555 86 1,439
Overall points






CLI Shortcuts
install npm i -S eslint-config-airbnb npm i -S eslint-config-google npm i -S standard
remove npm r -S eslint-config-airbnb npm r -S eslint-config-google npm r -S standard

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