JavaScript vs. PHP vs. HTML5



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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 HTML5?

HTML5 is a core technology markup language of the Internet used for structuring and presenting content for the World Wide Web. As of October 2014 this is the final and complete fifth revision of the HTML standard of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). The previous version, HTML 4, was standardised in 1997.

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Cons

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Companies

What companies use JavaScript?
5791 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
What companies use PHP?
9990 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use HTML5?
3705 companies on StackShare use HTML5

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 HTML5?
6 tools on StackShare integrate with HTML5

What are some alternatives to JavaScript, PHP, and HTML5?

  • 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
  • ES6 - The next version of JavaScript

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