PHP vs. Markdown 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 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 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

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

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

Why do developers choose HAML?
Why do you like HAML?

Cons

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

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

What are the cons of using HAML?
No Cons submitted yet for HAML
Downsides of HAML?

Companies

What companies use PHP?
9999 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use Markdown?
845 companies on StackShare use Markdown
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 Markdown?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown
What tools integrate with HAML?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with HAML

What are some alternatives to PHP, Markdown, 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.
  • Java - A concurrent, class-based, object-oriented, language specifically designed to have as few implementation dependencies as possible

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