CakePHP vs. Volt vs. Lift Framework



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Description

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.

What is Lift Framework?

Lift creates abstractions that allow easier expression of business logic and then maps those abstractions to HTTP and HTML. This approach differs from traditional web frameworks which build abstractions on top of HTTP and HTML and require the developer to bridge between common business logic patterns and the underlying protocol.

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Pros

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

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

Why do developers choose Lift Framework?
Why do you like Lift Framework?

Cons

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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What are the cons of using Lift Framework?
No Cons submitted yet for Lift Framework
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Pricing

How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Volt cost?
How much does Lift Framework cost?

Companies

What companies use CakePHP?
82 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt
What companies use Lift Framework?
2 companies on StackShare use Lift Framework

Integrations

What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Volt?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Volt
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to CakePHP, Volt, and Lift Framework?

  • 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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