Rails vs. Laravel



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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 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.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose Laravel?
Why do you like Laravel?

Cons

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

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

Companies

What companies use Rails?
2667 companies on StackShare use Rails
What companies use Laravel?
978 companies on StackShare use Laravel

Integrations

What tools integrate with Rails?
38 tools on StackShare integrate with Rails
What tools integrate with Laravel?
17 tools on StackShare integrate with Laravel

What are some alternatives to Rails and Laravel?

  • 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.
  • Django - The Web framework for perfectionists with deadlines
  • .NET - .NET is a free, cross-platform, open source developer platform for building many different types of applications.

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