PHP vs. Go vs. Swift



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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 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.

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Pros

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

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 PHP?
Downsides of PHP?

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

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

Companies

What companies use PHP?
10141 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use Go?
995 companies on StackShare use Go
What companies use Swift?
1119 companies on StackShare use Swift

Integrations

What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with Go?
53 tools on StackShare integrate with Go
What tools integrate with Swift?
13 tools on StackShare integrate with Swift

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

  • 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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