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Description

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.

What is Zend Framework?

Zend Framework 2 is an open source framework for developing web applications and services using PHP 5.3+. Zend Framework 2 uses 100% object-oriented code and utilises most of the new features of PHP 5.3, namely namespaces, late static binding, lambda functions and closures.

What is Revel?

Revel makes it easy to build web applications using the Model-View-Controller (MVC) pattern by relying on conventions that require a certain structure in your application. In return, it is very light on configuration and enables an extremely fast development cycle.

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Why do developers choose Yii?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using Yii?
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    What are the cons of using Revel?
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    Companies

    What companies use Yii?
    47 companies on StackShare use Yii
    What companies use Zend Framework?
    33 companies on StackShare use Zend Framework
    What companies use Revel?
    3 companies on StackShare use Revel

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Yii?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Yii
    What tools integrate with Zend Framework?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with Zend Framework
    What tools integrate with Revel?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Revel

    What are some alternatives to Yii, Zend Framework, and Revel?

    • 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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