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Pro Good for building REST APIs
Gin is a pretty minimalistic framework. Only the most essential features and libraries are included, making Gin a great framework for developing high-performance REST APIs.
Pro Extensive documentation
The documentation for Gin is broad and comprehensive. Most tasks that you will need to do relating to the router can be found easily in the docs.
Pro Well-tested and numerous middlewares
The Gin community has created numerous well-tested middlewares that make developing for Gin a charm. Features include gzip, an authorization middleware, and sentry.
Pro High performance
Gin runs 40x faster than Martini, and runs comparatively well compared to other Golang frameworks.
Con Might not be suitable for large backend applications
Gin-gonic is great for building a REST API for the backend if you want to develop an SPA using a frontend framework. But for anything that requires more features on the server side, it would be better to use a more "batteries included" framework.