Django vs. Symfony vs. MEAN

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Description

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 MEAN?

MEAN (Mongo, Express, Angular, Node) is a boilerplate that provides a nice starting point for MongoDB, Node.js, Express, and AngularJS based applications. It is designed to give you a quick and organized way to start developing MEAN based web apps with useful modules like Mongoose and Passport pre-bundled and configured.

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Cons

What are the cons of using Django?
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What are the cons of using MEAN?
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Companies

What companies use Django?
1118 companies on StackShare use Django
What companies use Symfony?
415 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use MEAN?
54 companies on StackShare use MEAN

Integrations

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 MEAN?
4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN

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

  • 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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