Asked by: Aguinaldo Puschner
asked in category: General Last Updated: 4th March, 2020

Why should I not use jQuery?

Back to the topic at hand on Why You shouldn't use JQuery in a framework? Because it'll just make your app heavy. Everything JQuery can do, VanillaJS/JS/TypeScript can do better and faster. It results to a terribly large amount of JavaScript code written.

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Hereof, is jQuery still necessary?

You certainly don't need jQuery today. Nor do you need to learn jQuery. However, jQuery is far from dead, dying, outdated or irrelevant. It serves many developers from many different walks of life.

Similarly, is jQuery still relevant 2020? Heres the thing ,Jquery works just as well in 2020 as it did in 2010, its small, its efficient and does what it does very very easily.

Moreover, is it worth learning jQuery in 2019?

JQuery is not a necessity in 2019 because browser support for Javascript is more consistent than ever. So, should you learn Jquery if you don't know it? Yes, especially if you are in a doubt whether to learn it or not. It is a simple and beautiful library without much learning curve.

Why should I use jQuery?

jQuery is a lightweight, "write less, do more", JavaScript library. The purpose of jQuery is to make it much easier to use JavaScript on your website. jQuery takes a lot of common tasks that require many lines of JavaScript code to accomplish, and wraps them into methods that you can call with a single line of code.

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