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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 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.

What is Rust?

Rust is a systems programming language that combines strong compile-time correctness guarantees with fast performance. It improves upon the ideas of other systems languages like C++ by providing guaranteed memory safety (no crashes, no data races) and complete control over the lifecycle of memory.

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Why do developers choose PHP?
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    Why do developers choose Elixir?
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    Why do developers choose Rust?
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    Cons

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

    What companies use PHP?
    8211 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Elixir?
    135 companies on StackShare use Elixir
    What companies use Rust?
    26 companies on StackShare use Rust

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Elixir?
    9 tools on StackShare integrate with Elixir
    What tools integrate with Rust?
    14 tools on StackShare integrate with Rust

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

    • 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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