Medoo - The Lightest PHP database framework to accelerate development. Home | RazorFlow PHP Dashboard Framework - HTML5 Dashboards for web and mobile. Zend Framework. PEAR - PHP Extension and Application Repository. Flourish, PHP Unframework. LightVC: A lightweight view-controller framework for PHP5. Wephp - Web.py philosophy brought to PHP. Ookuwagata. CodeIgniter. A Brief History 2006: CodeIgniter was born. CodeIgniter is a powerful open-source PHP framework with a very small footprint, created by Rick Ellis in 2006.
CodeIgniter was born from ExpressionEngine, essentially a collection of refactored classes originally written for EllisLab's flagship CMS. Stripped of the application-specific functionality, CodeIgniter was made to be a simple and elegant toolkit, enabling rapid development of both web sites and web applications, attracting thousands of talented PHP developers. 2008: Industry leader. 2009: ExpressionEngine 2.0.
Where is CodeIgniter Now? 2014: BCIT Stewardship. Dingo PHP Framework.