CakePHP vs. Yii vs. PHP-MVC



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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 Yii?

Yii comes with: MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, authentication and role-based access control, scaffolding, testing, etc. It can reduce your development time significantly.

What is PHP-MVC?

This project is - by intention - NOT a full framework, it's a bare-bone structure, written in purely native PHP ! The php-mvc skeleton tries to be the extremely slimmed down opposite of big frameworks like Zend2, Symfony or Laravel.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Yii?
Why do you like Yii?

Why do developers choose PHP-MVC?
Why do you like PHP-MVC?

Cons

What are the cons of using CakePHP?
No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
Downsides of CakePHP?

What are the cons of using Yii?
No Cons submitted yet for Yii
Downsides of Yii?

What are the cons of using PHP-MVC?
No Cons submitted yet for PHP-MVC
Downsides of PHP-MVC?

Pricing

How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Yii cost?
How much does PHP-MVC cost?

Companies

What companies use CakePHP?
81 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Yii?
66 companies on StackShare use Yii
What companies use PHP-MVC?
14 companies on StackShare use PHP-MVC

Integrations

What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Yii?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii
What tools integrate with PHP-MVC?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP-MVC

What are some alternatives to CakePHP, Yii, and PHP-MVC?

  • 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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