Lumen VS Laravel

Compare Lumen vs Laravel and see what are their differences.

Lumen

The Laravel Lumen Framework. (by laravel)

Laravel

Laravel is a web application framework with expressive, elegant syntax. We’ve already laid the foundation for your next big idea — freeing you to create without sweating the small things. (by laravel)
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Lumen Laravel
13 185
7,545 69,987
0.1% 0.8%
4.5 9.1
3 months ago 7 days ago
PHP PHP
MIT License MIT License
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Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
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Lumen

Posts with mentions or reviews of Lumen. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-25.

Laravel

Posts with mentions or reviews of Laravel. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Lumen and Laravel you can also consider the following projects:

Slim - Slim Framework 4 Skeleton Application

Spiral Framework - High-Performance Long-Living PHP Framework for modern enterprise application development

Slim Framework - Slim is a PHP micro framework that helps you quickly write simple yet powerful web applications and APIs.

Silex

Gin - Gin is a HTTP web framework written in Go (Golang). It features a Martini-like API with much better performance -- up to 40 times faster. If you need smashing performance, get yourself some Gin.

Yii2 - Yii 2: The Fast, Secure and Professional PHP Framework

Symfony - The Symfony PHP framework

Ubiquity - Ubiquity framework

Phalcon - High performance, full-stack PHP framework delivered as a C extension.

CodeIgniter - Open Source PHP Framework (originally from EllisLab)

Nette - 📖 The Nette documentation