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What is XML?

A markup language that defines a set of rules for encoding documents in a format that is both human-readable and machine-readable.
XML is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.

Who uses XML?

Companies
47 companies reportedly use XML in their tech stacks, including Scopeland Technology GmbH, CTT, and PFB.

Developers
225 developers on StackShare have stated that they use XML.

XML Integrations

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XML Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to XML?
YAML
A human-readable data-serialization language. It is commonly used for configuration files, but could be used in many applications where data is being stored or transmitted.
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.
JSON
JavaScript Object Notation is a lightweight data-interchange format. It is easy for humans to read and write. It is easy for machines to parse and generate. It is based on a subset of the JavaScript Programming Language.
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.
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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XML's Followers
178 developers follow XML to keep up with related blogs and decisions.