Frameworks have become an essential component in website development in the past few years. There have been countless frameworks that have been released. Since the number of frameworks is high, choosing the right one can indeed be a tricky task.
When choosing the right framework, it is essential to ask whether the purpose of your website is suited to the architecture. You also need to see whether the framework’s community is
To better understand what frameworks are better suited for your website idea, we look at some popular frameworks that are used extensively throughout the world. This article is also written with the not-so-geeky people in mind.
Django is a framework that was released in 2005. It is written in python since the syntax that the language uses is very clean due to its avoidance of using symbols. Python is also the fourth most popular language, and this makes Django one of the most popular frameworks amongst developers. Due to said factors, developers do not have to spend a lot of time learning its nuances. The architecture that Django uses is the MVT (Model – View – Template) which enables complex data to be processed by the framework itself. Popular websites that are built using Django are NASA and Instagram.
Laravel is a framework that uses PHP. It is also open source. Laravel uses the MVC (Model – View – Controller) architecture which means this can be used for making social networking and news websites as well as content management systems. The reason why this framework is so popular is due to the fact that it uses ORM composers, templating and database migration among other factors. But Lavarel has a steeper learning curve when compared to Django.