PHP vs. Python vs. COBOL

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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 Python?

Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.

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.

Pros

Why do developers choose PHP?
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    Why do developers choose COBOL?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using PHP?
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    What are the cons of using Python?
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    What are the cons of using COBOL?
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    Companies

    What companies use PHP?
    8207 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Python?
    2355 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use COBOL?
    2 companies on StackShare use COBOL

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Python?
    82 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with COBOL?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with COBOL

    What are some alternatives to PHP, Python, and COBOL?

    • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible
    • Ruby - A dynamic, interpreted, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity

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