Laravel vs. Symfony vs. PHP-MVC



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What is Laravel?

Laravel is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. We believe development must be an enjoyable, creative experience to be truly fulfilling. Laravel attempts to take the pain out of development by easing common tasks used in the majority of web projects, such as authentication, routing, sessions, and caching.

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 PHP-MVC?

This project is - by intention - NOT a full framework, it's a bare-bone structure, written in purely native PHP ! The php-mvc skeleton tries to be the extremely slimmed down opposite of big frameworks like Zend2, Symfony or Laravel.

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Why do developers choose Symfony?
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Why do developers choose PHP-MVC?
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Cons

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What are the cons of using Symfony?
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What are the cons of using PHP-MVC?
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Companies

What companies use Laravel?
955 companies on StackShare use Laravel
What companies use Symfony?
416 companies on StackShare use Symfony
What companies use PHP-MVC?
14 companies on StackShare use PHP-MVC

Integrations

What tools integrate with Laravel?
16 tools on StackShare integrate with Laravel
What tools integrate with Symfony?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Symfony
What tools integrate with PHP-MVC?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP-MVC

What are some alternatives to Laravel, Symfony, and PHP-MVC?

  • 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.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines

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