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Description

What is PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

What is Clojure?

Clojure is designed to be a general-purpose language, combining the approachability and interactive development of a scripting language with an efficient and robust infrastructure for multithreaded programming. Clojure is a compiled language - it compiles directly to JVM bytecode, yet remains completely dynamic. Clojure is a dialect of Lisp, and shares with Lisp the code-as-data philosophy and a powerful macro system.

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

Pros

Why do developers choose PHP?
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    Why do developers choose Clojure?
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    Why do developers choose Rust?
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    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use PHP?
    8160 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Clojure?
    83 companies on StackShare use Clojure
    What companies use Rust?
    26 companies on StackShare use Rust

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Clojure?
    7 tools on StackShare integrate with Clojure
    What tools integrate with Rust?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust

    What are some alternatives to PHP, Clojure, and Rust?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • 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.
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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