Popcorn PHP Micro Framework : A lightweight REST-based PHP micro framework.

Version 3.1 is here!

Popcorn is a PHP micro framework to help facilitate REST applications and APIs. It is built on top of the core components of the Pop PHP Framework. Using Popcorn, you can enforce routing rules based on request methods. With it, you can quickly wire up a small app via simple callbacks or a large-scale app utilizing the MVC design pattern. Refer to the README.md file for examples.

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Composer & GitHub

You can get the latest copy of the Popcorn PHP Micro Framework from either Composer via Packagist or GitHub.


Or, if you prefer, you can download a complete standalone snapshot of the entire framework from this website.

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We welcome community input and development. Please refer any questions, input, comments or issues to Github.

You can view the documentation here,
the API docs here
and the code coverage here.

A more detailed, in-depth website coming soon!