Markdown vs. Go vs. Elixir



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Description

What is Markdown?

Markdown is two things: (1) a plain text formatting syntax; and (2) a software tool, written in Perl, that converts the plain text formatting to HTML.

What is Go?

Go is expressive, concise, clean, and efficient. Its concurrency mechanisms make it easy to write programs that get the most out of multicore and networked machines, while its novel type system enables flexible and modular program construction. Go compiles quickly to machine code yet has the convenience of garbage collection and the power of run-time reflection. It's a fast, statically typed, compiled language that feels like a dynamically typed, interpreted language.

What is Elixir?

Elixir leverages the Erlang VM, known for running low-latency, distributed and fault-tolerant systems, while also being successfully used in web development and the embedded software domain.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Markdown?
Why do you like Markdown?

Why do developers choose Go?
Why do you like Go?

Why do developers choose Elixir?
Why do you like Elixir?

Cons

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

What are the cons of using Go?
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What are the cons of using Elixir?
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Companies

What companies use Markdown?
867 companies on StackShare use Markdown
What companies use Go?
969 companies on StackShare use Go
What companies use Elixir?
192 companies on StackShare use Elixir

Integrations

What tools integrate with Markdown?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
What tools integrate with Go?
52 tools on StackShare integrate with Go
What tools integrate with Elixir?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir

What are some alternatives to Markdown, Go, and Elixir?

  • 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
  • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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