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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 PHP?

Fast, flexible and pragmatic, PHP powers everything from your blog to the most popular websites in the world.

What is Groovy?

Groovy builds upon the strengths of Java but has additional power features inspired by languages like Python, Ruby and Smalltalk. It makes modern programming features available to Java developers with almost-zero learning curve.

Pros

Why do developers choose JavaScript?
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    Why do developers choose PHP?
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    Why do developers choose Groovy?
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    Cons

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

    What are the cons of using PHP?
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    What are the cons of using Groovy?
    No Cons submitted yet for Groovy
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    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4123 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
    What companies use PHP?
    8160 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Groovy?
    70 companies on StackShare use Groovy

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    75 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
    What tools integrate with PHP?
    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Groovy?
    2 tools on StackShare integrate with Groovy

    What are some alternatives to JavaScript, PHP, and Groovy?

    • 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
    • Ruby - A dynamic, interpreted, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity

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