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Durandal vs PHP: What are the differences?

What is Durandal? Single Page Apps Done Right. Durandal is a cross-device, cross-platform client framework written in JS and designed to make Single Page Applications (SPAs) easy to create and maintain.

What is PHP? A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development. Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

Durandal and PHP are primarily classified as "Javascript MVC Frameworks" and "Languages" tools respectively.

"Easy to learn" is the top reason why over 2 developers like Durandal, while over 921 developers mention "Large community" as the leading cause for choosing PHP.

Durandal and PHP are both open source tools. PHP with 23.9K GitHub stars and 5.53K forks on GitHub appears to be more popular than Durandal with 1.78K GitHub stars and 391 GitHub forks.

What is Durandal?

Durandal is a cross-device, cross-platform client framework written in JS and designed to make Single Page Applications (SPAs) easy to create and maintain.

What is PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.
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    What are some alternatives to Durandal and PHP?
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    Vue.js
    It is a library for building interactive web interfaces. It provides data-reactive components with a simple and flexible API.
    Backbone.js
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    Angular 2
    It is a TypeScript-based open-source web application framework. It is a development platform for building mobile and desktop web applications.
    Ember.js
    A JavaScript framework that does all of the heavy lifting that you'd normally have to do by hand. There are tasks that are common to every web app; It does those things for you, so you can focus on building killer features and UI.
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