Diamond
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What is Diamond?

Diamond is a powerful MVC / Template Framework written in the D Programming Language. Diamond can be used to write powerful websites, webapis or as stand-alone as a template parser.

What is Lift Framework?

Lift creates abstractions that allow easier expression of business logic and then maps those abstractions to HTTP and HTML. This approach differs from traditional web frameworks which build abstractions on top of HTTP and HTML and require the developer to bridge between common business logic patterns and the underlying protocol.

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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            Review ofDiamondDiamond

            Diamond is a great framework and I just started using it for some personal projects and so far I'm impressed with its flexibility and easy learning curve

            Review ofDiamondDiamond

            Diamond is a great framework and I just started using it for some personal projects and so far im impressed with its flexibility and easy learning curve

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            Channing Walton uses Lift FrameworkLift Framework

            I've used Lift on several web apps for Banks, as well as some private projects.

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            Felipe Almeida uses YiiYii

            Yii is great. 90% of the work done by Yii.

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