Why YII Framework So Popular in a Global E-commerce Industry?

yii advantages and features

Recently, I was conducting in-depth research around technology stacks that exist behind the world’s most known e-commerce websites in the United States and India. It’s no wonder that these two countries are deeply involved in most major online businesses. In India, the majority of organizations involved in online activities prefer to use Pre-built solutions like Magento or Cs cart. However, when it came to custom implementation, I faced YII such as Jabong fabfurnish. So, I wonder: what is so special about YII? I’ll try to depict the answer as clear as possible. Continue reading “Why YII Framework So Popular in a Global E-commerce Industry?”

Yii vs Slim Web Framework: What to Expect and Choose?

Difference between yii framework and slim web framework

Yii framework strongly comes across as a free and open-source web application development framework written in PHP 5 language. It leverages rapid development by promoting clean and dry design. Initially, it was released in 2008, due to which it’s said to be one of the oldest PHP frameworks. Furthermore, with the release of Yii 2.0, it’s on track to become a top priority for developing an enterprise based web application. Whereas, slim framework, on the other hand, is one most of the most popular and best in class middleware architecture. In general, slim framework is an open-source micro framework best suited for building simple applications or API’S. It remains the core of the application around which other codes can be written to create a fully functional web application. Though it may give an impression of comparing apples to oranges, we wish to list down some valuable information on both frameworks under some commonly searched aspects. Continue reading “Yii vs Slim Web Framework: What to Expect and Choose?”