Yii PHP framework 1.1.11 is released

We are very pleased to announce the immediate availability of Yii Framework version 1.1.11. You can download it from the Yii project site at


In this release, we included more than 100 new features, enhancements and bug fixes. For the complete list of changes in this release, please see:


This release added several useful new features. We added a set of HTML5 helper methods to simplify creating HTML5 forms; We created a new action filter that supports HTTP caching; And we also enhanced model validation rules to allow blacklisting specific scenarios. You may find more details about these features in the following pages:


This release marks a new milestone in the development of Yii framework. It is very special because it is the first release since Yii was moved to GitHub. It has since then received tremendous contribution from our awesome community, including feature development, bug fixes, unit testing, and translations. We hereby thank all people who invested their time and brainpower in getting Yii better.

The Yii Developer Team



Yii is a high-performance component-based PHP framework best suited for developing large-scale Web 2.0 applications. Yii comes with a full stack of features, including MVC, DAO/ActiveRecord, I18N/L10N, caching, jQuery-based AJAX support, authentication and role-based access control (RBAC), scaffolding, input validation, widgets, events, theming, XSS protection, Web services, and so on. With its thorough documentation and a friendly user community, Yii is easy to learn and can help you cut down your application development time significantly.

Posted by Qiang Xue 2012-07-30