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, Online / Web-based 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).

    This page was last updated Jan 27, 2021

    1. Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design. Built by experienced developers, it takes care of much of the hassle of Web development, so you can focus on writing your app without needing to reinvent the wheel.
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      Laravel is a clean and classy PHP framework with minimal configuration and expressive syntax. RESTful routing; ORM; beautiful code.
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    2. Ruby on Rails is an open source full-stack web application framework for the Ruby programming language.
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      Symfony - Open-Source PHP web framework.
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      CodeIgniter is a powerful PHP framework with a very small footprint, built for developers who need a simple and elegant toolkit to create full-featured web applications.


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      CakePHP is a rapid development framework for PHP that provides an extensible architecture for developing, maintaining, and deploying applications.
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      Agile Toolkit is a PHP framework for developing Web User Interfaces. Inspired by desktop GUI it provides a full object-oriented foundation for Business and Presentation logic of your web software. Agile Toolkit is notable for it's simple of use and development efficiency.
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      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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      Nette Framework is a popular tool for PHP web development. It is designed to be the most usable as possible and is definitely one of the safest one. It speaks your language and helps you to easily build better websites.
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      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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