Laravel vs. MEAN vs. CakePHP



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Description

What is Laravel?

Laravel is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Laravel attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.

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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Pros

Why do developers choose Laravel?
Why do you like Laravel?

Why do developers choose MEAN?
Why do you like MEAN?

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

Cons

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

How much does Laravel cost?
How much does MEAN cost?
How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing

Companies

What companies use Laravel?
974 companies on StackShare use Laravel
What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN
What companies use CakePHP?
82 companies on StackShare use CakePHP

Integrations

What tools integrate with Laravel?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Laravel
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 Laravel, 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

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