I took a look at the different frameworks and Yii looks cool as it has this basic project which utilized bootstrap, almost feels like the ‘plain php’ and jquery I am currently using. As I am delving deeper, it looks like Yii is using an ORM (ActiveRecord?), I prefer not using an ORM and just using plain SQL, is this possible with Yii?
I haven’t had an experience using frameworks for a full web development, I only tried Slim for APIs. I may need to develop a live site in the following months and I am really concerned about security so I thought using a framework could possibly ease those security burdens, or am I wrong?
Thank you all.