Symfony vs. CodeIgniter vs. Dancer



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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 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

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Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
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Why do developers choose Dancer?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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What are the cons of using Dancer?
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Companies

What companies use Symfony?
422 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use CodeIgniter?
297 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Dancer?
4 companies on StackShare use Dancer

Integrations

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