JavaScript vs. PHP vs. Dart



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What is JavaScript?

JavaScript is most known as the scripting language for Web pages, but used in many non-browser environments as well such as node.js or Apache CouchDB. It is a prototype-based, multi-paradigm scripting language that is dynamic,and supports object-oriented, imperative, and functional programming styles.

What is PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

What is Dart?

Dart is a cohesive, scalable platform for building apps that run on the web (where you can use Polymer) or on servers (such as with Google Cloud Platform). Use the Dart language, libraries, and tools to write anything from simple scripts to full-featured apps.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose PHP?
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Why do developers choose Dart?
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Cons

What are the cons of using JavaScript?
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What are the cons of using Dart?
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Companies

What companies use JavaScript?
5909 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
What companies use PHP?
10061 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use Dart?
17 companies on StackShare use Dart

Integrations

What tools integrate with JavaScript?
77 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with Dart?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with Dart

What are some alternatives to JavaScript, PHP, and Dart?

  • 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
  • Ruby - A dynamic, interpreted, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity

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