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Description

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.

What is Swift?

Writing code is interactive and fun, the syntax is concise yet expressive, and apps run lightning-fast. Swift is ready for your next iOS and OS X project — or for addition into your current app — because Swift code works side-by-side with Objective-C.

Pros

Why do developers choose Markdown?
Why do you like Markdown?

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

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

    Cons

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

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

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

    Companies

    What companies use Markdown?
    622 companies on StackShare use Markdown
    What companies use Go?
    719 companies on StackShare use Go
    What companies use Swift?
    821 companies on StackShare use Swift

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with Markdown?
    10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
    What tools integrate with Go?
    50 tools on StackShare integrate with Go
    What tools integrate with Swift?
    13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift

    What are some alternatives to Markdown, Go, and Swift?

    • 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
    • Python - Python is a clear and powerful object-oriented programming language, comparable to Perl, Ruby, Scheme, or Java.

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