Editor’s Note: It is a guest post from Programmics
Programming languages, one of the most common topics you have heard over the internet. They play an important role in our Information and Technology based world.
Almost every single device that uses even a single percent of its intelligence is programmed in a programming language.
When we talk about programming languages, a bunch of programming languages flashes in our mind.
But why we actually need that much of languages?
The answer is simple because every single language has its own pros and cons, some languages are great as a stand-alone language, whereas some are great at server-side assistance.
Most popular programming languages
There are a lot of languages willing to be included. But we have collected a list of Top 10 Most Trending Programming Languages.
Python is one of the youngest and most popular programming languages. Most commonly known for its simple syntax, Python works on Object-Oriented Paradigm.
Python is completely free to use and distribute. Another reason is python is a cross-platform programming language which means Python codes are not bounded to run on some particular type of operating system.
Java is a very popular, high-level object-oriented programming language. It became popular in 1996 and was widely accepted. It was commonly known for its Platform Independency.
Also, Java is completely free to use and distribute. All the applications developed in Java are secure and robust.
C# is another Object-Oriented Programming language that is widely used for Networking & Web Development. It is a powerful and flexible programming language.
C# is a combination of C and C++ but it is as simple as Java. C# was developed to revolutionize web development.
Ruby is a general-purpose Object-Oriented programming language. Its syntax is similar to most of the other programming languages like Java, C, etc. It can also be used as a server-side scripting language.
It can be easily used with HTML and CSS.
C++ was developed as an extension of C and was earlier called ‘C with classes’. It is widely accepted due to the fast execution of its program. It also has a vast community and support over the internet.
C++ is also loved for its excellent graphics support. Many popular applications are developed using C++ such as Mozilla Firefox, Adobe, etc. Operating systems like Windows and Mac OS X were also written in C++.
PHP is one of the most popular general-purpose programming language, well suited for web development. It has an easy to learn syntax which makes it easily adaptable.
PHP is used as a server-side scripting language.
Swift is a general-purpose programming language developed by Apple Inc. for its products like iOS, macOS, etc. It is also called the alternative of Objective C language.
It is an object-oriented programming language.
C is one of the oldest and widely used programming languages. It is a general-purpose programming language. It is used for developing firmware and portable applications.
C belongs to the structured and procedural paradigm. It provides maximum control and efficiency.
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10. HTML & CSS
HTML & CSS are the most commonly used programming languages for web development and can also be called The Back Bone Of The Internet.
HTML tells the browser, the structure of the web page. Whereas CSS tells the browser how the HTML elements need to be shown.
Now it’s your turn!
Tell us which of these programming languages you love the most and which you find difficult to work with.
Tell us which of these languages you have already learned and which languages you know nothing about.