Symfony vs. CakePHP vs. Volt



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Description

What is Symfony?

Symfony is written with speed and flexibility in mind. It allows developers to build better and easy to maintain websites with PHP. Symfony can be used to develop all kind of websites, from your personal blog to high traffic ones like Dailymotion or Yahoo! Answers.

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Symfony?
Why do you like Symfony?

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

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

Cons

What are the cons of using Symfony?
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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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Pricing

How much does Symfony cost?
How much does CakePHP cost?
CakePHP Pricing
How much does Volt cost?

Companies

What companies use Symfony?
422 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use CakePHP?
82 companies on StackShare use CakePHP
What companies use Volt?
3 companies on StackShare use Volt

Integrations

What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
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 Symfony, 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 Symfony

Latest News

New in Symfony 4.1: Validator improvements
A week of symfony #581 (12-18 February 2018)
New in Symfony: Reproducible builds


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