Python vs. CoffeeScript vs. D



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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 CoffeeScript?

CoffeeScript is a little language that compiles into JavaScript. Underneath that awkward Java-esque patina, JavaScript has always had a gorgeous heart. CoffeeScript is an attempt to expose the good parts of JavaScript in a simple way.

What is D?

D is a language with C-like syntax and static typing. It pragmatically combines efficiency, control, and modeling power, with safety and programmer productivity.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Python?
Why do you like Python?

Why do developers choose CoffeeScript?
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Why do developers choose D?
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Cons

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

What are the cons of using CoffeeScript?
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What are the cons of using D?
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Pricing

How much does Python cost?
How much does CoffeeScript cost?
How much does D cost?

Companies

What companies use Python?
3160 companies on StackShare use Python
What companies use CoffeeScript?
440 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
What companies use D?
9 companies on StackShare use D

Integrations

What tools integrate with Python?
83 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript
What tools integrate with D?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with D

What are some alternatives to Python, CoffeeScript, and D?

  • 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
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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