Rails vs. CodeIgniter vs. Padrino



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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 Padrino?

Padrino is a ruby framework built upon the excellent Sinatra Microframework. Padrino was created to make it fun and easy to code more advanced web applications while still adhering to the spirit that makes Sinatra great!

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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 Padrino?
Why do you like Padrino?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Padrino?
No Cons submitted yet for Padrino
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2701 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use CodeIgniter?
301 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
What companies use Padrino?
3 companies on StackShare use Padrino

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 Padrino?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Padrino

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

  • 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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