How to Stay Popular in the Jquery World

Jquery is not a language, but it is a well written Javascript code. It is a fast and concise JavaScript Library created by John Resig in 2006 with a nice motto –Write less, do more. Jquery is a Javascript toolkit deisgned to simplify many tasks by writing less code.

How to use & install JQuery?

You can download it on your local machine and include it in your HTML code. You can also include JQuery library into your HTML code directly from Content Delivery Network (CDN) or JQuery Javascript file can be downloaded from JQuery Official Website.

Benefits of JQuery :

It is very compact that increase the productivity of the developer by enabling them to achieve critical UI functionality by writing very small amount of code.

  • It helps to improve the performance of the application.
  • It helps to develop most browser compatible web page.
  • It is fast.
  • It is extensible and can be extended to implement customized behavior.
  • No need to learn new syntaxes to use JQuery, knowing simple JavaScript syntax is enough.
  • Simple and cleaner code, no need to write several lines of codes to achieve complex functionality.

Disadvantages of JQuery :

  • While JQuery has an impressive library in terms of quantity, depending on how much customization you require on your website, its functionality may be limited that’s why using raw javascript may be inevitable in some cases.
  • It is required to run JQuery commands, while the size of this file is very small (25–100KB depending on server), it is still a strain on the client computer and may be your server as well if you intend to host the JQuery Script on your server.

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