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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 Python?

Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.

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    Companies

    What companies use JavaScript?
    4213 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
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    8211 companies on StackShare use PHP
    What companies use Python?
    2362 companies on StackShare use Python

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    What tools integrate with JavaScript?
    76 tools on StackShare integrate with JavaScript
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    54 tools on StackShare integrate with PHP
    What tools integrate with Python?
    83 tools on StackShare integrate with Python

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

    • HTML5 - 5th major revision of the core language of the World Wide Web
    • 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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