A customer not just requires a website or a mobile app they also look for the latest trends in the market and what their competitors are going for. It is not easy to satisfy them as a basic online presence is just not sufficient. Pacing up with latest technological innovations is equally important. Selecting a web development framework often becomes a scary affair especially when your customer is unsure about its features or you are diffident about its functionalities and effects that it can bring up in the developed application. Here is a list of most popular web development frameworks with cutting-edge technologies that will help to save time and cost:
Summing up, mostly website development services use small code pieces that can be beautifully integrated and present a dynamic application. A simple URL load parameter, to be used multiple times in an application and many more similar methods are now part of AngularJS.
This platform created lot of hype after all revamping and upgrading. Angular 2 was followed by Angular 4 and deserves to be the best Google Product which stays there for now. The latest stable release is 1.7.7 (as in February 2019)
2) Laravel/ MVC Framework, Laravel Frontend Framework, Laravel Micro Framework, Laravel REST API Framework/Laravel SAAS Framework
Laravel reposes PHP codes. Since its release 6 years back, it has taken the web world by storm. Latest is version 5.7.25 (as of Feb 2019), released in August 2017. Support for Model View Controller (MVC) makes it compatible with many other built functions to select from better development architecture.
From handling packages to composer dependency tools Laravel has got so much to offer. It integrates lightweight blade templating engine, provides ORM, routing and queue library. Above all, Laravel authentication library makes it a highly adorable and safe environment to work. Laravel one of the best backend web development frameworks. Latest stable release is 5.7.25 (as in February 2019)
5) Ruby on Rails
Comes with ready-made plugins, developers do not have to waste time on boiler-plate codes. It encourages test driven and behavior development and with the test suite that encourages many useful testing features including expectation syntax, mocking and test benchmarking. No coding from scratch is actually required as it allows you to add features subsequently. Testing is easy with simple assembling. It uses the Model View Controller (MVC) architecture. It can scale up to entertain all the users that come on its app/website. Moreover, it is free to be used and runs on the Linux platform. Latest stable release is 5.2.2 (as in December 2018).
6) Express Framework
Express is a durable and popular web development framework for Node.JS that adorns the application with a kernel of web application characteristics along with principal characteristics of Node.JS. It promotes dynamic mobile app development, a rooted API with an express web app development framework. It is free, open-source and designed for creating web applications and API’s. It is standardized server framework for Node.JS. The latest stable release is 4.16 (As in October 2018)
7) Django REST Framework
Suitable for creating classy web applications with speed, efficiency, and accuracy. Based on Model-View-Template (MVT), it can be used to create database operated websites in all sizes. It becomes a durable solution when combined with plugins. Latest stable release is 2.1.7 (as in February 2019)
8) Spring Framework
It is one of the most popular web application development framework for Java applications. It helps in building manageable, compact, durable and resilient JVM based systems. Based on the Model View Controller (MVC), Spring framework in Java enables the developers to focus on application-level custom reasoning without any redundancy. Latest stable release is 5.1 (as in September 2018)
9) Meteor (Web Framework)
10) Flask (A Python Microframework / A Full Stack Python)
Based on Python, it is one of the most powerful and one of the best web development framework that does not make use of any tools or libraries (which is why it is called as microframework). Also known as full stack Python, Flask does not feature any abstraction layer, any kind of form validation or any other components where pre-existing third-party libraries provide common functions. It is useful in making more explicit web applications. Latest stable release is 1.0.2 (May 2018)
11) Phoenix (Elixir)
It is one of the best backend development frameworks that operates Erlang’s Virtual Machine (VM) and is helpful in high-grade utilization of resources. It accompanies the MVC model on the server front. It increases the execution of an API set and lessens latency in execution. Latest stable release is 1.4.0 (as in November 2018)
12) Play Framework
It is an advanced web application development framework for creating applications in Java and Scala. Based on MVC design, features carnal code reloading, presentation of errors in the browser, optimizes code richness, it gives the minimum and anticipated resource depletion (CPU, memory, threads) for profoundly scalable applications. The compiler and runtime (JVM) are able to do massive scaling so that the apps operate quickly and pressure can be handled. The latest stable release is 2.7 (as in February 2019)
A decision about which programming language to use depends upon systematic marketing research; the popularity of a programming language keeps on changing with changes in people’s preferences. If you have a great app idea, something that you believe will be loved and appreciated by consumers everywhere, or you wish to stumble upon a service that isn’t being offered by anyone else, one that is desperately needed. This is the opportunity to fill the demand-supply gap, so do not hesitate, don’t look back, just give a straight dive!
Hey, wait! Before you shift your gears, there is a need to determine whether the technology you’re looking for (to develop the app) is in demand, skipping this step can cause serious repercussions and business owners simply do it just as they do not wish to hear any negative feedback. A risk tampering is required to get convinced about the technology suitable for the app if it is in demand and if it is illustrated with features that are going to create waves!
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Vipin Jain is the Co-Founder and CEO at Konstant Infosolutions and is in charge of marketing, project management, administration and R&D at the company. With his marketing background, Vipin Jain has developed and honed the company’s vision, corporate structure & initiatives and its goals, and brought the company into the current era of success.