CakePHP vs. Play vs. Yii



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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 Play?

Play Framework makes it easy to build web applications with Java & Scala. Play is based on a lightweight, stateless, web-friendly architecture. Built on Akka, Play provides predictable and minimal resource consumption (CPU, memory, threads) for highly-scalable applications.

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.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Play?
Why do you like Play?

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

Cons

What are the cons of using CakePHP?
No Cons submitted yet for CakePHP
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What are the cons of using Play?
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What are the cons of using Yii?
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Pricing

How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
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How much does Yii cost?

Companies

What companies use CakePHP?
81 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Play?
136 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Yii?
66 companies on StackShare use Yii

Integrations

What tools integrate with CakePHP?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with CakePHP
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Yii?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii

What are some alternatives to CakePHP, Play, and Yii?

  • 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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