Rails vs. CodeIgniter vs. Dancer



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Description

What is Rails?

Rails is a web-application framework that includes everything needed to create database-backed web applications according to the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern.

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 Dancer?

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

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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
Why do you like Rails?

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

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

Cons

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

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

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

Companies

What companies use Rails?
2668 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use CodeIgniter?
298 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
What tools integrate with Dancer?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Dancer

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

  • Node.js - Node.js is a platform built on Chrome's JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications
  • 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
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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