Aug 22, 2016


Interview with Alexander Makarov, Yii core team

Alexander Makarov is a senior engineer and one of the core contributors of the Yii Framework. He is the author of Yii Application Development Cookbook.

In his interview with Cloudways, Alexander talks about his career path, his contributions to the Yii framework, makes a comparison of Yii with other frameworks and at the end gives wonderful advice to students. Enjoy the interview :)

While answering about: "What are the best features of Yii according to you?"

He Says: "Error handling and debug toolbar, code generation, forms, query builder and active record, data providers and data widgets, strong i18n layer, REST API framework."

Read the complete interview to know more about him.

Comments (2)

  1. Aug 22, 2016

    The official documentation of the framework, I mean Yii2, is still regarded as a barrier. It has not be completed yet!

  2. Aug 22, 2016

    It is mostly complete. There are widgets in table of contents demos for which are going to be part of new website. These links are currently leading nowhere. Except from that it's OK.

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