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Description

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 Perl?

Perl is a general-purpose programming language originally developed for text manipulation and now used for a wide range of tasks including system administration, web development, network programming, GUI development, and more.

What is F#?

F# is a mature, open source, cross-platform, functional-first programming language. It empowers users and organizations to tackle complex computing problems with simple, maintainable and robust code.

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Why do developers choose JavaScript?
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    Why do developers choose F#?
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    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using Perl?
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    What are the cons of using F#?
    No Cons submitted yet for F#
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    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4112 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
    What companies use Perl?
    130 companies on StackShare use Perl
    What companies use F#?
    14 companies on StackShare use F#

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    75 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
    What tools integrate with Perl?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Perl
    What tools integrate with F#?
    3 tools on StackShare integrate with F#

    What are some alternatives to JavaScript, Perl, and F#?

    • 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.
    • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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