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C# or VB.NET?

C# or VB.NET?

C# or VB.NET?

I'm interested in getting into .NET development. Which language should I go with? Which of the two languages have the strongest job market share?

RE: C# or VB.NET?

There's probably a 10:1 preponderance of C code vs. VB code for this type of application.

Moreover, there's still probably a large class of people who don't consider VB to be a serious programming language.


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RE: C# or VB.NET?

Looks like it is going the C# direction.  From what I've seen, it is normally C# for big apps and VB for smaller ones.  It is worth keeping fingers in both pies.  Underneath, they're both the same anyway - just different dressing on the top:

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