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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 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.

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.

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    Cons

    What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
    No Cons submitted yet for CodeIgniter
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    What are the cons of using MEAN?
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    What are the cons of using CakePHP?
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    Pricing

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    How much does CakePHP cost?
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    Companies

    What companies use CodeIgniter?
    245 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
    What companies use MEAN?
    36 companies on StackShare use MEAN
    What companies use CakePHP?
    65 companies on StackShare use CakePHP

    Integrations

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

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

    • 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

    See all alternatives to CodeIgniter



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