What is Slim?
Slim is easy to use for both beginners and professionals. Slim favors cleanliness over terseness and common cases over edge cases. Its interface is simple, intuitive, and extensively documented — both online and in the code itself.
Slim is a tool in the Microframeworks (Backend) category of a tech stack.
Slim is an open source tool with 11.1K GitHub stars and 1.9K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Slim's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Slim?
49 companies reportedly use Slim in their tech stacks, including E-Commerce, HHEY, and Evergreenteam stack.
179 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Slim.
Pros of Slim
Restful & fast framework
Easy Setup, Great Documentation
Good document to upgrade from previous version
Clear and straightforward
Slim Alternatives & Comparisons
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