Ruby on Rails Alternatives

    Ruby on Rails is described as 'open source full-stack web application framework for the Ruby programming language' and is a popular app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Ruby on Rails for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, the Web and Self-Hosted solutions. The most liked alternative is Django, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Ruby on Rails are Meteor (Free, Open Source), Symfony (Free, Open Source), CodeIgniter (Free, Open Source) and ASP.NET (Free).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Feb 18, 2021

    • Django is a high-level Python Web framework that encourages rapid development and clean, pragmatic design.
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      • Free • Open Source
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      • BSD
      • Python
    • Meteor is a set of new technologies for building top-quality web apps in a fraction of the time.
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      • Free • Open Source
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    • 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
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      • Self-Hosted
    • Asp.net is an open source server-side Web application framework designed for Web development to produce dynamic Web pages, web sites, apps and services with HTML, CSS and...
    • 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
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      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
    • CUBA Platform provides powerful full stack architecture along with Rapid Application Development tools for easy start and fast development of modern business web applications.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Telosys is a lightweight Open Source code generator. This tool allows to generate any kind of language (Java, Python, GoLang, PHP, JavaScript, TypeScript, C#, etc). It works without UML model. All the code generation templates are customizable.
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      • Free • Open Source
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      No only for Ruby, can be used to generate any kinf of language
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      Positive comment 6 months ago

      Project scaffolding based on code generation with customizable templates.
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      Positive comment 6 months ago

    • Sinatra is a free and open source software web application library and domain-specific language written in Ruby.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
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      • Online
      • Ruby
      Sinatra in no way tries to do all the things that RAils does. It's a microframework, not a MVC powerhouse like rails
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      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

    • A full-Stack JavaScript platform (frontend & backend) to develop web & mobile application. All-In-One IDE shaped for Web & Mobile Apps, Angular 1 & 2 supported, Built-in DB, ORM in JavaScript, Connectors to DB, .
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      • Mac
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