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How could Wolfram Research increase Wolfram Language adoption?

OP's take Why I like WL My time is valuable. Learning usage of several new functions from the WL docs takes less time than sifting through the disparate documentation and learning OO class structures ...
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How could Wolfram Research increase Wolfram Language adoption?

As an academic in math and engineering, I like many of Mathematica's abilities, especially the ability to quickly prototype algorithms and check analytical results. In addition to the many points ...
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How could Wolfram Research increase Wolfram Language adoption?

I know several people who use Maxima as a widely adopted mathematical computer language on the internet. Some of these people greatly prefer a proprietary language, but they all understand that a ...
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How could Wolfram Research increase Wolfram Language adoption?

I am a professional software developer with a passion for scientific computing, but I’m not about to pay a cent to use scientific computing software when there are comparable alternatives. Hence, I ...
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CloudDeploy a Manipulate with dependent functions

The quick fix is to use Manipulate's SaveDefinitions, making it responsible for storing dependencies: ...
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How could Wolfram Research increase Wolfram Language adoption?

I feel the urge to share my two cents as a software developer and former graduate engineering student: If you claim that you are able to do everything, most people get the impression that you will ...
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Wolfram Cloud deployment obstacles

Avoid string representation of boxes I narrowed down the code to displaying "\!\(\*SuperscriptBox[\(x\), 2]\)" or simpler "\!2" ...
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How to deploy a notebook cell into my website

This so called "cloud cdf" (which should probably be abandoned) is clunky and slower than a turtle, extra points for a way to increase fps. Only a faster internet connection can save you as almost ...
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CloudDeploy a Manipulate with dependent functions

Another "Wolfram approved" and working solution can be modeled from examples in the Wolfram demonstrations project like this: http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/TheVigenereCipher/. The trick is to use "...
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How to install packages?

If you found this question while looking for user-friendly ways to distribute your own package, you should look into using paclets: How to distribute Mathematica packages as paclets? Using paclets ...
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Self contained APIFunction. Collecting definitions

This is probably not a direct answer to the question, but too long for a comment. Regarding the collection of definitions, I can offer a hack which seems to work (I did answer this question before on ...
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How to deploy a whole notebook on wolfram cloud?

There are multiple things you can do here. The simplest is generally to use CloudDeploy on the NotebookObject. E.g.: ...
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How could Wolfram Research increase Wolfram Language adoption?

So you say the Wolfram Language could be used to program anything. Well, why not prove it. Put up some Youtube videos with pedagogical descriptions on how to do it -- a lot of us learn languages that ...
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Wolfram Cloud deployment obstacles

Special characters break validation CloudDeploy @ FormFunction["x" -> {"P(\[EmptySet]) \[Equal] 0"}, f] As we can see the choice is displayed correctly but ...
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Multiline output with CloudDeploy FormFunction

In general you can exert quite a bit of control over the results by using an XMLTemplate. For example: ...
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Multiline output with CloudDeploy FormFunction

Yes, it seems Column and Row are still broken (How to add a Style string or ...
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form breaks when AppearanceRules used

This is a known bug, which has been commented on here. The workaround is to define the appearance rules separately for each formspec: ...
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Multiline output with CloudDeploy FormFunction

To display multiple lines in a browser insert a <br> tag between each line: ...
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Defining functions in a CDF and Manipulate

Following the comment by Kuba ♦ in the comment section, using Initialization solves my problem ...
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Why doesn't CloudDeploy work in my desktop

Try to change the function definition. CloudDeploy[ Manipulate[ f[x_] := Sin[x]; Plot[f[k x], {x, 0, 10}], {k, 1, 10}] ] Note that I am changing ...
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How to add different applications to a same CDF

One way to have many different small applications in the same file is to have multiple Manipulates. For instance, a file with two cells: ...
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