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Red

Full-Stack programming language inspired by REBOL
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What is Red?

It is both an imperative and functional programming language. Its syntax and general usage overlaps that of the interpreted Rebol language.
Red is a tool in the Languages category of a tech stack.
Red is an open source tool with 4.9K GitHub stars and 410 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Red's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Red?

Companies
3 companies reportedly use Red in their tech stacks, including Labs, Robotix, and oXygen XML Editor.

Developers
33 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Red.
Pros of Red
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I use Red because of his human oriented design
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I use Red because I'm so used to Rebol ultra-efficiency

Red's Features

  • Full-Stack
  • Small footprint
  • Functional
  • Symbolic
  • Reactive
  • GUI
  • Easy cross-compilation

Red Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Red?
JavaScript
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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.
PHP
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HTML5
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Java
Java is a programming language and computing platform first released by Sun Microsystems in 1995. There are lots of applications and websites that will not work unless you have Java installed, and more are created every day. Java is fast, secure, and reliable. From laptops to datacenters, game consoles to scientific supercomputers, cell phones to the Internet, Java is everywhere!
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Red's Followers
42 developers follow Red to keep up with related blogs and decisions.