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Hour 1. Understanding JavaScript > Alternatives to JavaScript

Alternatives to JavaScript

JavaScript is not the only language used on the Web, and in some cases, it may not be the right tool for the job. Java, for example, can do some things better than JavaScript. In the following sections, we'll look at a few commonly used Web languages and their advantages.

Java

Java is a programming language developed by Sun Microsystems that can be used to create applets, or programs that execute within a Web page.


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