A web framework for the Haskell programming language.




What is Snap?

Snap is a simple web development framework for unix systems, written in the Haskell programming language. Snap has a high level of test coverage and is well-documented. Features include:

  • A fast HTTP server library
  • A sensible and clean monad for web programming
  • An HTML-based templating system for generating pages


Snap includes an optional system for building reusable pieces web functionality called “snaplets”. Snaplets make it easy to share and reuse common code across multiple web apps. The default snaplets let you get a full-featured web application up and running in no time.

Install Snap now, check out the available snaplets, and start writing your own!