CodeIgniter vs. Play vs. Dancer



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Description

What is CodeIgniter?

CodeIgniter is a proven, agile & open PHP web application framework with a small footprint. It is powering the next generation of web apps.

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 Dancer?

Dancer is a free and open source micro web application framework written in Perl.

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Pros

Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
Why do you like CodeIgniter?

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

Why do developers choose Dancer?
Why do you like Dancer?

Cons

What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
Downsides of CodeIgniter?

What are the cons of using Play?
Downsides of Play?

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

Companies

What companies use CodeIgniter?
299 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Play?
137 companies on StackShare use Play
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer

Integrations

What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
What tools integrate with Play?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Play
What tools integrate with Dancer?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter, Play, and Dancer?

  • 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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