What Programming Languages Are Used In Most Popular Websites ?

We are using lots of websites .Mainly we use facebook , google(search engine),wikipedia ,youtube and many more.You may have curiosities about how they were made and how they are managed .

Obviously , someone must have made those and they are still managing them for various reasons like security.

Most of websites are made with HTML,JAVASCRIPT,JQUERY,CSS(front end) and PHP/JAVA/PYTHON/..(back end i.e.server side).

In this post I m giving some information about programming languages some most popular websites are using:-

1. Google.com

The biggest search engine on the planet.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 1,100,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: C, C++, Go, Java, Python

For Database: BigTable, MariaDB

 

2. Youtube.com

The biggest video sharing website on the planet.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 1,000,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: Python, C/C++, Go, Java

For Database: BigTable, MySQL

 

3. Facebook.com

The most popular social networking site in world.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 900,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: PHP, Hack, Java, C++, Erlang, Python, D, Xhp

For Database: HBase, MySQL

 

4. Yahoo

One of the largest search engines in the world.

Yahoo is now transitioning to node.js.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 750,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End:  PHP, JavaScript

For Database: PostgreSQL, MySQL

 

5. Amazon

The most popular internet-shopping(E commerce) website.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 500,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: Java, Perl, C++

 

6. Wikipedia

Biggest free online encyclopedia in world.

 

Number of Unique Visitors:  475,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: HHVM

For Database: MariaDB, MySQL

 

7. Twitter

The second largest social networking website.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 290,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: Java, C++, Ruby on Rails, Scala

For Database: MySQL

 

8. Bing

One of the  Largest search engines in the world.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 285,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: ASP.NET

For Database: Microsoft SQL Server

 

9. Ebay

The second largest internet shopping website.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 285,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: JavaScript, Java

For Database: Oracle Database

 

10. MSN

An email client. Famous as “messenger”.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 280,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: ASP.NET

For Database: Microsoft SQL Server

 

11. Linkedin

Largest professional network and third largest social networking website in world.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 260,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: JavaScript,Java,  Scala

For Database: Voldemort

 

12. Pinterest

Most famous image sharing website.

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 250,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: Django (a Python framework)

For Database: MySQL, Redis

 

13. WordPress

Biggest blogging and content management system (CMS).

 

Number of Unique Visitors: 240,000,000

Programming languages for Front End: JavaScript

Programming languages for Back End: PHP

For Database: MySQL