JavaScript vs. PHP vs. R



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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 R?

R provides a wide variety of statistical (linear and nonlinear modelling, classical statistical tests, time-series analysis, classification, clustering, ...) and graphical techniques, and is highly extensible.

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Pros

Why do developers choose JavaScript?
Why do you like JavaScript?

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

Why do developers choose R?
Why do you like R?

Cons

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

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What are the cons of using R?
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Companies

What companies use JavaScript?
5798 companies on StackShare use JavaScript
What companies use PHP?
9997 companies on StackShare use PHP
What companies use R?
156 companies on StackShare use R

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 R?
2 tools on StackShare integrate with R

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

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

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