PHP vs. HTML5 vs. Markdown



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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 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.

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.

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Pros

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

Why do developers choose HTML5?
Why do you like HTML5?

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

Cons

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

What are the cons of using HTML5?
No Cons submitted yet for HTML5
Downsides of HTML5?

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

Companies

What companies use PHP?
10142 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use HTML5?
3888 companies on StackShare use HTML5
What companies use Markdown?
886 companies on StackShare use Markdown

Integrations

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 tools integrate with Markdown?
10 tools on StackShare integrate with Markdown

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

  • JavaScript - Lightweight, interpreted, object-oriented language with first-class functions
  • 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
  • ES6 - The next version of JavaScript

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