Which PHP framework is the most straightforward to pick up for an beginner / intermediate programmer? [more inside]
I want to start a serious and large scale (for me, anyway) web project. Could you help me decide between CodeIgnitor and Symfony, as well as figure out tools/scripts/libraries/methods for some of the goals I have for the site? [more inside]
What frameworks or modules exist to allow PHP to function similar to ASP.NET? Specifically I am talking about the following ...
- Separating code from design
- Maintaining page and HTML element state between postbacks
Drupal vs Joomla vs Wordpress vs ...? [more inside]
I'm fed up with CakePHP taunting me like a disobedient two year-old. What's a better PHP framework built around model-view-controller? [more inside]
PHP Application Frameworks. Google and the other usual suspects seem to be pointing me toward the big guys, but I'm not looking for an enterprise-level framework, rather a smallish, lightweight tool that will--given some kind of definition information--render a reasonably simple administrative interface; i.e., the kind my grandma could use. I've been working on a homegrown version as a stopgap, but does anyone have any recommendations for something like this? [more inside]