Python vs. Markdown vs. Go



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Description

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 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.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Python?
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Why do developers choose Markdown?
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Why do developers choose Go?
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Cons

What are the cons of using Python?
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What are the cons of using Markdown?
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What are the cons of using Go?
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Companies

What companies use Python?
3216 companies on StackShare use Python
What companies use Markdown?
868 companies on StackShare use Markdown
What companies use Go?
968 companies on StackShare use Go

Integrations

What tools integrate with Python?
85 tools on StackShare integrate with Python
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 are some alternatives to Python, Markdown, and Go?

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

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