Markdown vs. C vs. R

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Description

What is Markdown?

Markdown is two things: (1) a plain text formatting syntax; and (2) a software tool, written in Perl, that converts the plain text formatting to HTML.

What is C?

What is R?

R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modelling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, ...) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible.

Pros

Why do developers choose Markdown?
Why do you like Markdown?

Why do developers choose C?
Why do you like C?

Why do developers choose R?
  • Why do you like R?

    Cons

    What are the cons of using Markdown?
    Downsides of Markdown?

    What are the cons of using C?
    No Cons submitted yet for C
    Downsides of C?

    What are the cons of using R?
    Downsides of R?

    Companies

    What companies use Markdown?
    605 companies on StackShare use Markdown
    What companies use C?
    44 companies on StackShare use C
    What companies use R?
    106 companies on StackShare use R

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Markdown?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
    What tools integrate with C?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with C
    What tools integrate with R?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with R

    What are some alternatives to Markdown, C, and R?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • PHP - A popular general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited to web development
    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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