PHP vs. CoffeeScript vs. Groovy



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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 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 Groovy?

Groovy builds upon the strengths of Java but has additional power features inspired by languages like Python, Ruby and Smalltalk. It makes modern programming features available to Java developers with almost-zero learning curve.

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Pros

Why do developers choose PHP?
Why do you like PHP?

Why do developers choose CoffeeScript?
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Why do developers choose Groovy?
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Cons

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

What are the cons of using CoffeeScript?
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What are the cons of using Groovy?
No Cons submitted yet for Groovy
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Pricing

How much does PHP cost?
How much does CoffeeScript cost?
How much does Groovy cost?

Companies

What companies use PHP?
10002 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use CoffeeScript?
440 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript
What companies use Groovy?
91 companies on StackShare use Groovy

Integrations

What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript
What tools integrate with Groovy?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy

What are some alternatives to PHP, CoffeeScript, and Groovy?

  • 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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