jQuery vs. Famo.us vs. Essential React

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What is jQuery?

jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.

What is Famo.us?

Famo.us is a free and open source JavaScript platform for building mobile apps and desktop experiences. What makes Famo.us unique is its JavaScript rendering engine and 3D physics engine that gives developers the power and tools to build native quality apps and animations using pure JavaScript.

What is Essential React?

A minimal skeleton for building testable React apps using ES6.

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Why do developers choose jQuery?
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Why do developers choose Famo.us?
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Why do developers choose Essential React?
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What are the cons of using jQuery?
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What are the cons of using Famo.us?
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What are the cons of using Essential React?
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How much does jQuery cost?
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What companies use jQuery?
4877 companies on StackShare use jQuery
What companies use Famo.us?
3 companies on StackShare use Famo.us
What companies use Essential React?
0 companies on StackShare use Essential React
What tools integrate with jQuery?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with jQuery
What tools integrate with Famo.us?
3 tools on StackShare integrate with Famo.us
What tools integrate with Essential React?
1 tools on StackShare integrate with Essential React

What are some alternatives to jQuery, Famo.us, and Essential React?

  • React - A JavaScript library for building user interfaces
  • AngularJS - Superheroic JavaScript MVW Framework
  • Vue.js - Reactive Components for Modern Web Interfaces
  • jQuery UI - Curated set of user interface interactions, effects, widgets, and themes built on top of the jQuery JavaScript Library

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