Markdown vs. COBOL vs. Jolie



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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 COBOL?

COBOL was one of the first programming languages to be standardised: the first COBOL standard was issued by ANSI in 1968. COBOL is primarily used in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.

What is Jolie?

Jolie crystallises the programming concepts of microservices as native language features: the basic building blocks of software are not objects or functions, but rather services that can always be relocated and replicated as needed. Distribution and reusability are achieved by design.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose COBOL?
Why do you like COBOL?

Why do developers choose Jolie?
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Cons

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

What are the cons of using COBOL?
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What are the cons of using Jolie?
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Companies

What companies use Markdown?
844 companies on StackShare use Markdown
What companies use COBOL?
6 companies on StackShare use COBOL
What companies use Jolie?
0 companies on StackShare use Jolie

Integrations

What tools integrate with Markdown?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
What tools integrate with COBOL?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Markdown, COBOL, and Jolie?

  • 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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