PHP vs. Python vs. Erlang

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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 Erlang?

Some of Erlang's uses are in telecoms, banking, e-commerce, computer telephony and instant messaging. Erlang's runtime system has built-in support for concurrency, distribution and fault tolerance. OTP is set of Erlang libraries and design principles providing middle-ware to develop these systems.

Pros

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

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

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

    Cons

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

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

    What are the cons of using Erlang?
    No Cons submitted yet for Erlang
    Downsides of Erlang?

    Companies

    What companies use PHP?
    8268 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Python?
    2409 companies on StackShare use Python
    What companies use Erlang?
    69 companies on StackShare use Erlang

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Python?
    83 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
    What tools integrate with Erlang?
    4 tools on StackShare integrate with Erlang

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

    • 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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