PHP vs ASP.Net (Championship)
Here we are about to start with the boxing match between two champions.One side we are having all time favorite language on the Internet, with millions of dedicated users, "PHP" to know more about it click here (*claps*) and on the other side equally famous and backed by Microsoft itself! also having millions of users one and only "ASP.NET" to know more about it click here(*hooting*)
We are always confused between which is the best language we should opt for. So this showdown will help you clear all you queries.
ROUND 1: Acceptance
PHP- It is a open source language with 20 million website and one million web servers are using this language.
ASP.Net - It is made by Microsoft and that can use any .net supported language.But users are little less then PHP.
(*Ting* 1-0 )
ROUND 2 : Code
PHP- It has object orientated coding. you can customize the codes for adding special features in your website. this feature has created a boom for this language.
(*Ting* and its a tie 2-1 )
ROUND 3 : Security
PHP- In this all the security measures has to be done manually. For small business website PHP is a good choice
ASP.Net- It is secured language and for high website security people mostly prefer ASP.net. It has automated security measures.
(*Ting* 2 - 2)
ROUND 4 : Community
PHP- As PHP is a open source. it has huge open source developer community. which is very active and for the beginners this is a BONUS!
ASP.Net- ASP.Net is a private property. There are many communities like Code project, social MSDN Forum, Stack overflow etc. But it can not touch the hight of PHP community.
(*Ting* 3 - 2)
Final ROUND : Cost
PHP - Undoubtedly PHP take a toll on ASP.Net as it is completely FREE!!! Plus Its run on windows, Mac or Linux and also supported by many free and paid IDE's.
ASP.Net - As its owned by Microsoft. Initially for the beginners it is free but as you update to professional version you may have to pay few hundred dollars.
(*Ting,Ting,Ting* 4 - 2 )
And the winner is PHP (*claps,claps claps*)
I am sure each one of you must be having your own view point on this match. And trust me I am eagerly waiting to hear from you guys.
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