A curated list of awesome Yii Framework extensions, tutorials and other nice things
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Latest commit bd4cb86 Mar 15, 2018
Failed to load latest commit information.
.gitignore init Jul 29, 2014
1.1.md Finished moving 1.1 stuff into separate page Dec 12, 2016
CONTRIBUTING.md Dots everywhere ! Jul 29, 2014
README.md Add Slack link (#27) Mar 15, 2018
awesome-yii.png Logo uploaded to repo (#25) Jan 22, 2018


Awesome Yii 2 Framework Awesome


A curated list of awesome Yii Framework extensions, tutorials and other nice things. Inspired by awesome-php and other awesome lists.




Project structure examples


Made with Yii 2

  • YiiPowered.com - Projects built on Yii framework. Anyone can add a project.
  • HumHub - The flexible Open Source Social Network Kit.
  • Zurmo - Open Source Customer Relationship Management (CRM).
  • Stay - Travel recommendations by qualified locals.
  • Piclyf - Bring your profile picture to life.
  • dotPlant - Open-source E-Commerce CMS based on Yii 2 made by DevGroup.ru.
  • LUYA - The Yii 2 CMS to build beautiful and easy editable websites pretty fast.
  • EASYII CMS - Control panel and tools.
  • Phundament - Universal HTML5 Application Boilerplates.
  • Craft 3 - Craft is a content-first CMS that aims to make life enjoyable for developers and content managers alike.
  • Podium - Forum engine made with Yii.


Widgets / GUI


Geo / Maps

  • 2amigos/yii2-leaflet-library - Extension library to display interactive maps with Leaflet.
  • amstr1k/yii2-geography - Extension to work with cities and countries from the database.
  • Geonames - GeoNames geographical database covers all countries and contains over eleven million placenames that are available for download free of charge.




Tools and integrations



  • Stack Overflow - Questions and answers on Stack Overflow about Yii.
  • My Yii - Yii Framework Community web is powerful source of information which helps you find and share tips and tricks how to create, manage and enhance your awesome Yii applications.
  • Yii 2 Forum - The official Yii 2 Forum.
  • LinkedIn - Yii 2 LinkedIn group.
  • Twitter - Yii frameworks Twitter account.
  • yiiframework.ru - Russian-speaking Yii 2 community.
  • Slack - Community in Slack.


Found an awesome package, article, blog, video or tutorial? Create a pull request! Just make sure to follow these contribution guidelines.

Join the discussion!


If you're looking for Yii 1.1, check its own list here.