PHP vs. Java vs. HAML

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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 Java?

Java is a programming language and computing platform first released by Sun Microsystems in 1995. There are lots of applications and websites that will not work unless you have Java installed, and more are created every day. Java is fast, secure, and reliable. From laptops to datacenters, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, cell phones to the Internet, Java is everywhere!

What is HAML?

Haml is a markup language that’s used to cleanly and simply describe the HTML of any web document, without the use of inline code. Haml functions as a replacement for inline page templating systems such as PHP, ERB, and ASP. However, Haml avoids the need for explicitly coding HTML into the template, because it is actually an abstract description of the HTML, with some code to generate dynamic content.

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Pros

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Why do developers choose Java?
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Cons

What are the cons of using PHP?
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What are the cons of using Java?
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What are the cons of using HAML?
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Companies

What companies use PHP?
9989 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use Java?
2782 companies on StackShare use Java
What companies use HAML?
139 companies on StackShare use HAML

Integrations

What tools integrate with PHP?
54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
What tools integrate with Java?
64 tools on StackShare integrate with Java
What tools integrate with HAML?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with HAML

What are some alternatives to PHP, Java, and HAML?

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

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