Kohana Alternatives

    Kohana is described as 'elegant HMVC PHP5 framework that provides a rich set of components for building web applications' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Kohana for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, the Web and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Django, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Kohana are Laravel (Free, Open Source), Ruby on Rails (Free, Open Source), Symfony (Free, Open Source) and CodeIgniter (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Aug 6, 2017

    • Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      • Python
    • Laravel is a clean and classy PHP framework with minimal configuration and expressive syntax. RESTful routing; ORM; beautiful code.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted


    • Ruby on Rails is an open source full-stack web application framework for the Ruby programming language.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Ruby
    • Symfony is a set of reusable PHP components and a PHP framework for web projects.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • PHP
    • PHP (version 4 or 5) framework with a thin model layer. Includes an ActiveRecord class for database agnostic (mostly) data retrieval. Good community support in its forums.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
    • CakePHP is a rapid development framework for PHP that provides an extensible architecture for developing, maintaining, and deploying applications.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
    • Mako is a lightweight and easy to use PHP framework.
      It has native library as : Authentication, ACL, DateTime, ORM query builder, Template personal, Cache, Validation and more...
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
    • Fuel is a simple, flexible, community driven PHP 5.3 web framework based on the best ideas of other frameworks with a fresh start and a design pattern in HMVC.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
    • The ASP.NET MVC is a framework for building scalable, standards-based web applications using the model-view-controller (MVC) pattern and the power of...
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Yii is a high-performance component-based PHP framework best for Web 2.0 development.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online