Another PHP framework?

There are plenty of frameworks out there and some are truly phenominal! However, being around for so long, these products became "bloated" and ship with features that a regular user does not need or want.
phpiphany offers a fresh start — a new beginning!

Designed with latest technologies and user-friendliness in mind, phpiphany will become your one-time stop in deploying a project of any size!

Check Out The Features

phpiphany is poetic

Elegant and clean code

powerful, innovative, playful

Utilizes latest technologies

pleasure in programming

User-friendly, super easy to learn

The enlightenment

This all-in-one platform comes rich with everything to get you started in making your first application. Sophisitcated mechanisms will take care of everything allowing you to create your first page in less than 5 minutes.

  • Check out the framework in action. Screenshots are taken from a freshly installed system showing off some of the shiny HTML5 functionality.

    Login Page

    Default Layout

    Popup Alerts

    Admin Dashboard

    Maintenance Mode

    Download Manager


    Site-wide Search
  • Browse through these screenshots to see the framework's internals including, but not limited to, caching, data import/export and scaffolding.



    Export Data

    Import Data

    Scaffolding: List

    Scaffolding: Edit

    Table Details

    Create New Table
  • The sophisticated database model is equipped with a powerful console to monitor query execution and a database migration (versioning) utility.

    Console: Backtrace

    Console: Error

    Console: Explain

    Database Migration

    Edit Version Script

    Version Upgraded
  • The advanced debugger (enabled in settings) monitors all PHP messages: notices, warnings, critical/fatal errors as well as handles all exceptions.

    Advanced Debugger

    Tracking Fatal Errors

    Handling Exceptions
  • Plugins utilize a modular approach and carry MVC structure. It is possible to define only certain groups of users to have access to this plugin.

    Existent Plugin Info

    New Plugin Info

    Install New Plugin


Elegance, Performance, Highest Quality. No Compromise


Tutorials and support
Full API documentation, how-tos and tutorials will be available through our dedicated wiki section very soon.
In the meantime, we urge you to check out the code for yourself as it is very heavily commented using proper PHPDoc notation.


Project History

Versions, dates and change logs
Releases Notes
This section offers great possibilities to compare plans, products, subscriptions or to just price your services in a clear and distinguish way.

Version 1.0.0 - December 2012

  • Web Services - REST API
  • System setup - installation script
  • More code optimizations

Version 0.9.1 - July 2012

  • MooTools and jQuery coexistence
  • HTML5 file uploads & management
  • Maintenance mode, Import/Export

Version 0.8.3 - March 2012

  • Database versioning (migration)
  • Switched to Twitter's bootstrap 2.0
  • Preloaded views: AJAX forms & elements

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Version 0.7.0 - January 2012

  • Security: CSRF, XSS, SQL injection
  • Page load statistics
  • Access controls
  • Plugins

Version 0.6.0 - November 2011

  • Storage: Redis, APC, Memcache, File
  • Caching
  • Sessions
  • Admin dashboard

Version 0.5.0 - September 2011

  • Views engine - HTML5 output (structure)
  • Alerts and notifications
  • ORM, DB structure - pip entities
  • Scaffolding

Version 0.3.0 - May 2011

  • Bootstrap, autoloader
  • Error handler and debug backtrace
  • Page handler and pretty URLs (through .htaccess)
  • Database model with DB console

Version 0.1.0 - February 2011

  • Simple router was born
  • MVC structure established
  • Config file created

Version 0.0.2 - October 2010

  • Scripts from author's previous work were collected
  • Publically available scripts were also included in the list
  • Organized and sorted the collected material

Version 0.0.1 - June 2010

  • The idea was born and sketchbooks aquired


Already excited and want to try out phpiphany for yourself?

::: Currently phpiphany runs only on a true LAMP stack, more options are coming very soon! :::

If you have a question, suggestion or simply want to leave a feedback, feel free to contact us at

Version 1.0 is out!

We are excited to announce the official release of version one-point-oh of this framework! Head over to github to clone/pull/fork this release, or simply click on the button below to download the latest version.

Want to join the dev team?

Are you a developer and would like to contribute to the success of this opensource project? Email us at