CodeIgniter 4 is an Application Development Framework – a toolkit – for people who build websites using PHP. CodeIgniter 4 helps you to develop the projects in much faster. We can minimizing the amount of code needed for a given task. Exceptional performance, zero configuration, no need of command line knowledge and more..
CodeIgniter 4 was Completely re-written.
What is a framework ?
A framework is a platform to develop software applications like desktop and web applications
Frameworks are always created by using programming languages. Like
- PHP: CodeIgniter, Laravel, Symphony, YII, ZEND etc…
- Java: Struts, Hibernate, Spring etc..
Framework is nothing but concise the code, reducing the number of lines of code.
Advantages of a Framework ?
- All frameworks will follow design patterns like MVC, singleton, factory method etc..
- Duplicate and redundant code can be avoided
- Time required to develop an application is reduced significantly
- Less cost And more…