What is Python?
Features of Python
What is PHP?
Features of PHP
PHP vs Python Performance Comparison
Python vs PHP Head to Head Comparison
|Ease of Learning||Easy to learn. Even beginners prefer to start their journey with Python.||It was not developed as a general-purpose language. It is tough to learn as compared with Python.|
|Community Support||Python is matching pretty close with PHP eventually.||It offers outstanding community support as it has been in the market for quite a while.|
|Documentation||The documentation provided on its official websites and other forums.||PHP also matches Python here and is well documented.|
|Library Support||Python has exceptionally well-developed library support for almost all types of applications.||Although PHP lags here, Packagist (PHP packages repository) is a strong backbone holding PHP|
|Database Connectivity||Database integration is not as strong as PHP.||It provides access to more than 20 different databases.|
|Speed||Python is fast.||PHP is 3 times faster.|
|Frameworks||Django, Flask, Pylons, Pyramid.||Codeigniter, Zend, Laravel, Symfony.|
|Debugging||Python provides a powerful debugger called PDB (Python Debugger)||PHP provides the XDebug package for debugging.|