CakePHP vs. CodeIgniter

As of June 2019, CakePHP is ranked 3rd in PHP Frameworks vs CodeIgniter which is ranked 4th in PHP Frameworks. CakePHP is most compared with Laravel PHP Framework, Symfony and Yii Framework. CodeIgniter is most compared with Symfony, CakePHP and Zend Framework.
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2,206 views|1,202 comparisons
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Overview
CakePHP a web development framework running on PHP 7.1, offering a flexible database access layer and a powerful scaffolding system and requiring less code while building web applications. CakePHP provides a basic organizational structure that covers class names, filenames, database table names, and other conventions. While the conventions take some time to learn, by following the conventions CakePHP provides you can avoid needless configuration and make a uniform application structure that makes working with various projects simple. CakePHP comes with built-in tools for input validation, CSRF protection, Form tampering protection, SQL injection prevention, and XSS prevention, helping you keep your applicationCodeIgniter is a an agile, open-source PHP framework with a very small footprint. Essentially, it is a collection of refactored classes originally written for EllisLab's flagship CMS. Stripped of the application-specific functionality, CodeIgniter was made to be a simple and elegant toolkit, enabling rapid development of both web sites and web applications, attracting thousands of talented PHP developers.
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