Compare CodeIgniter vs. Laravel PHP Framework

CodeIgniter is ranked 4th in PHP Frameworks while Laravel PHP Framework is ranked 1st in PHP Frameworks with 1 review. CodeIgniter is rated 0, while Laravel PHP Framework is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of Laravel PHP Framework writes "We use the command-based tools feature extensively to handle numerous cron-based tasks within our applications". CodeIgniter is most compared with Symfony, CakePHP and Zend Framework, whereas Laravel PHP Framework is most compared with Zend Framework, CakePHP and Symfony.
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4th
out of 6 in PHP Frameworks
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1,207
Comparisons
1,094
Reviews
0
Average Words per Review
0
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out of 6 in PHP Frameworks
Views
1,765
Comparisons
1,515
Reviews
1
Average Words per Review
174
Avg. Rating
8.0
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CodeIgniter 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.Whether you're a solo developer or a 20 person team, Laravel is a breath of fresh air. Keep everyone in sync using Laravel's database agnostic migrations and schema builder. It provides an amazing ORM, painless routing, powerful queue library, and simple authentication give you the tools you need for modern, maintainable PHP. We sweat the small stuff to help you deliver amazing applications.
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