PHP vs. Swift vs. CoffeeScript

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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 Swift?

Writing code is interactive and fun, the syntax is concise yet expressive, and apps run lightning-fast. Swift is ready for your next iOS and OS X project — or for addition into your current app — because Swift code works side-by-side with Objective-C.

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.

Pros

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

    Why do developers choose Swift?
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    Why do developers choose CoffeeScript?
  • Why do you like CoffeeScript?

    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Swift?
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    What are the cons of using CoffeeScript?
    Downsides of CoffeeScript?

    Pricing

    How much does PHP cost?
    How much does Swift cost?
    How much does CoffeeScript cost?

    Companies

    What companies use PHP?
    8160 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Swift?
    804 companies on StackShare use Swift
    What companies use CoffeeScript?
    349 companies on StackShare use CoffeeScript

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Swift?
    13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift
    What tools integrate with CoffeeScript?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with CoffeeScript

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

    • 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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