Django vs. Symfony vs. CodeIgniter



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Description

What is Django?

Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.

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.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Symfony?
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Why do developers choose CodeIgniter?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Django?
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What are the cons of using Symfony?
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Companies

What companies use Django?
1164 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use Symfony?
429 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use CodeIgniter?
301 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter

Integrations

What tools integrate with Django?
25 tools on StackShare integrate with Django
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 are some alternatives to Django, Symfony, and CodeIgniter?

  • 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.
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

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Latest News

Django bugfix release: 2.0.13
Django bugfix releases: 2.1.7, 2.0.12 and 1.11.20
Django 2.2 beta 1 released
New in Symfony 4.3: Configurable Session ID
New in Symfony 4.3: Improved form translation
New in Symfony 4.3: JSON validation


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