CodeIgniter vs. CakePHP vs. Volt

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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 Volt?

Volt is a ruby web framework where your ruby code runs on both the server and the client (via opal.) The DOM automatically update as the user interacts with the page. Page state can be stored in the URL, if the user hits a URL directly, the HTML will first be rendered on the server for faster load times and easier indexing by search engines.
Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
Why do you like CodeIgniter?

Why do developers choose CakePHP?
Why do you like CakePHP?

Why do developers choose Volt?
Why do you like Volt?

What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
Downsides of CodeIgniter?

What are the cons of using CakePHP?
No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
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What are the cons of using Volt?
No Cons submitted yet for Volt
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How much does CodeIgniter cost?
How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Volt cost?
What companies use CodeIgniter?
302 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use CakePHP?
83 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt
What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Volt?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt

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

  • 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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