Rails vs. Django vs. Lift Framework



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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 Django?

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

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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Rails?
Why do you like Rails?

Why do developers choose Django?
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Why do developers choose Lift Framework?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Rails?
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What are the cons of using Django?
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What are the cons of using Lift Framework?
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Companies

What companies use Rails?
2667 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Django?
1146 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use Lift Framework?
2 companies on StackShare use Lift Framework

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Django?
25 tools on StackShare integrate with Django
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What are some alternatives to Rails, Django, and Lift Framework?

  • 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.
  • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans
  • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

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