Should Craft CMS use Yii3 or Laravel?

Oct. 19, 2020, 4 a.m. (2 years, 1 month ago)
0 Comments

On this episode we have a round table discussion with a cadre of Craft CMS developers to discuss whether a future version of Craft CMS should use Yii3 or Laravel.

We talk about the relative merits of both staying the course with Yii3 and joining the legions in Laravel-land… with a wildcard thrown in of potentially just leveraging Symfony directly.

We launch into a discussion about the relative importance of the technical abilities of a framework compared to human factors like the size and momentum of the communities.

Join us for a heady discussion on the underpinnings of Craft CMS.

Login to Add New Comment
No comments have been posted yet, be the first one to comment.
Similar Podcasts
Talking Craft CMS 3 RC1! Talking Craft CMS 3 RC1!
In the inaugural episode of the devMode.fm podcast, we talk all about Craft CMS 3 RC1. When it is time to start using it for client projects? As developers, what do we love about Craft CMS 3? How do we pitch Craft 3 to clients to get them to love it too? Has the tooling for Craft 3 gotten too compli...
Craft CMS 3 with Pixel & Tonic Founder Brandon Kelly! Craft CMS 3 with Pixel & Tonic Founder Brandon Kelly!
In this episode we have Brandon Kelly, the founder of Pixel & Tonic on to discuss their recently released Craft CMS 3. Living up to it’s version number, Craft CMS was 3 years in the works, and is a major new iteration of the popular CMS platform. We talk about the history of Pixel & Tonic a...
Leveraging Laravel for Truly Custom Projects Leveraging Laravel for Truly Custom Projects
In this episode, we talk to Phil Zaengle from Zaengle Corp about leveraging the PHP framework Laravel to build truly custom web applications. We discuss when a CMS like Craft makes sense, and when it makes sense to utilize Laravel in addition to or instead of a CMS. We go on to discuss the importan...
Craft CMS Plugin Developer Roundtable #2 Craft CMS Plugin Developer Roundtable #2
In this roundtable discussion, we once again bring together members of the Craft CMS plugin developers cabal to talk about the state of plugin development 2 ½ years after the Craft CMS plugin store went live. We talk about a wide range of issues from development challenges to marketing, and how sup...
What even is PHP? What even is PHP?
On this episode hosted by Jennifer Blumberg with guest Matthias Noback, we continue the “What is even…?” series by delving into exactly what even is PHP? We talk about PHP’s origins, how PHP works from request to php-fpm worker processes to lexer to bytecode to JIT, the whole shebang! We also disc...