CodeIgniter vs. CakePHP vs. MEAN

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Description

What is CodeIgniter?

CodeIgniter is a proven, agile & open PHP web application framework with a small footprint. It is powering the next generation of web apps.

What is CakePHP?

CakePHP makes building web applications simpler, faster, while requiring less code. A modern PHP 7 framework offering a flexible database access layer and a powerful scaffolding system.

What is MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

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Companies

What companies use CodeIgniter?
297 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
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81 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
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54 companies on StackShare use MEAN

Integrations

What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
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What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with MEAN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN

What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter, CakePHP, and MEAN?

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • Rails - Web development that doesn't hurt
  • Android SDK - The Android SDK provides you the API libraries and developer tools necessary to build, test, and debug apps for Android.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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