Django vs. Symfony vs. Grails

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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 Grails?

Grails is a framework used to build web applications with the Groovy programming language. The core framework is very extensible and there are numerous plugins available that provide easy integration of add-on features.

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Why do developers choose Django?
Why do you like Django?

Why do developers choose Symfony?
Why do you like Symfony?

Why do developers choose Grails?
Why do you like Grails?

What are the cons of using Django?
Downsides of Django?

What are the cons of using Symfony?
Downsides of Symfony?

What are the cons of using Grails?
No Cons submitted yet for Grails
Downsides of Grails?

What companies use Django?
1196 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use Symfony?
441 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use Grails?
55 companies on StackShare use Grails
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 Grails?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with Grails

What are some alternatives to Django, Symfony, and Grails?

  • 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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