A web application framework is a collection of software libraries, Web APIS and Web Services. It enable to speed up the process of application development by making the developers work easier.
There are several web frameworks available today and with the increasing popularity among web frameworks, it can get a bit difficult to decide which framework will be best suitable for your projects.
Below are few popular Web frameworks
- Ruby on Rails
There are many pros and cons of using each framework but its utilization is completely dependent on the project requirement.
As per the survey, PHP is one of the most popular and convenient scripting framework widely used for web programming .It makes development process much easier and helps to reduce development costs and time.
PHP framework boosts the programming process. This framework uses MVC (Model-View-Controller) architectural pattern which separates the business logic from the (UI) user interface. In MVC, M – Model refers to the data, V – View refers to the user interface, C – Controller refers to the business logic which handles the exchange of information between the model and the user interface. MVC basically separates the development process. Therefore the developers can work on the business logic while the designers can work on the user interface separately without getting in each other’s way. Hence PHP framework will be faster and less complicated compared to other frameworks.
Here we are going to enlist few very popular and used PHP frameworks
Laravel is the most popular web application framework among web developers. It is an open source framework introduced in 2011 by the developer Taylor Otwell. Within this short span, it gained huge popularity because of its features and powerful tools. The latest version of laravel is laravel5.5 and the key features of laravel include Databases migration system, Inbuilt templates, built-in command line tool Artisan, Eloquent ORM (object-relational mapping), Unit testing and more.
Symfony is a PHP framework developed by SensioLabs. It is also an open source framework and the latest version of Symfony is Symfony3.3. It comes with various powerful tools like code-generation tools for prototyping and it has a built-in unit and functional testing framework which allows test-driven development. The debugging is made easy with the debug panel. It also has a command-line interface, to automate the deployment.
CakePHP can really make the web development a Cakewalk. It helps us to build the application faster and easier with less code. It offers a flexible database access layer and a powerful scaffolding system which makes the development process pretty easy. It also comes with wide range of built-in tools for securing the application. The list includes the tools for input validation, CSRF and XSS protection.
This is a simple PHP framework which can be easily used by beginners tool .It is introduced in 2006 by EllisLab and widely popular for its simplicity and speed. Codeigniter is highly flexible, it even does not force on MVC. It also provides built-in CSRF and XSS protection.
Zend framework :
Zend framework is also a popular framework among developers with over 158 million installations. It is object-oriented and best suits for building enterprise applications. This framework is basically a collection of professional PHP based packages.
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