PHP vs. Python vs. Elixir



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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 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 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 PHP?
Why do you like PHP?

Why do developers choose Python?
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Why do developers choose Elixir?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PHP?
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What are the cons of using Python?
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What are the cons of using Elixir?
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Companies

What companies use PHP?
10067 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use Python?
3221 companies on StackShare use Python
What companies use Elixir?
192 companies on StackShare use Elixir

Integrations

What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with Python?
85 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
What tools integrate with Elixir?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir

What are some alternatives to PHP, Python, and Elixir?

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • 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
  • Ruby - A dynamic, interpreted, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity

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