CodeIgniter vs. PHP-MVC vs. Yii

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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 PHP-MVC?

This project is - by intention - NOT a full framework, it's a bare-bone structure, written in purely native PHP ! The php-mvc skeleton tries to be the extremely slimmed down opposite of big frameworks like Zend2, Symfony or Laravel.

What is Yii?

Yii comes with: MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, authentication and role-based access control, scaffolding, testing, etc. It can reduce your development time significantly.

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    Why do developers choose PHP-MVC?
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    Why do developers choose Yii?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using CodeIgniter?
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    Companies

    What companies use CodeIgniter?
    251 companies on StackShare use CodeIgniter
    What companies use PHP-MVC?
    9 companies on StackShare use PHP-MVC
    What companies use Yii?
    48 companies on StackShare use Yii

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with CodeIgniter?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with CodeIgniter
    What tools integrate with PHP-MVC?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP-MVC
    What tools integrate with Yii?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii

    What are some alternatives to CodeIgniter, PHP-MVC, and Yii?

    • 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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