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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 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.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose Django?
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    Why do developers choose MEAN?
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    Why do developers choose Yii?
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    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using Yii?
    No Cons submitted yet for Yii
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    Companies

    What companies use Django?
    851 companies on StackShare use Django
    What companies use MEAN?
    37 companies on StackShare use MEAN
    What companies use Yii?
    48 companies on StackShare use Yii

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Django?
    24 tools on StackShare integrate with Django
    What tools integrate with MEAN?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with MEAN
    What tools integrate with Yii?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii

    What are some alternatives to Django, MEAN, 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.
    • Laravel - A PHP Framework For Web Artisans

    See all alternatives to Django

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