Inferno vs jQuery vs React

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Inferno

24
56
+ 1
19
jQuery

176.1K
55.8K
+ 1
6.6K
React

131.9K
107.6K
+ 1
3.9K
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Pros of Inferno
Pros of jQuery
Pros of React
  • 4
    React-like api
  • 4
    Faster than React
  • 3
    Smaller bundles
  • 3
    Faster than Angular
  • 3
    Faster than Vue
  • 2
    Compatibility package for existing React apps
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    Cross-browser
  • 957
    Dom manipulation
  • 807
    Power
  • 660
    Open source
  • 610
    Plugins
  • 458
    Easy
  • 395
    Popular
  • 350
    Feature-rich
  • 281
    Html5
  • 227
    Light weight
  • 92
    Simple
  • 84
    Great community
  • 79
    CSS3 Compliant
  • 69
    Mobile friendly
  • 67
    Fast
  • 43
    Intuitive
  • 42
    Swiss Army knife for webdev
  • 35
    Huge Community
  • 11
    Easy to learn
  • 4
    Clean code
  • 3
    Because of Ajax request :)
  • 2
    Just awesome
  • 2
    Used everywhere
  • 2
    Powerful
  • 2
    Nice
  • 1
    Widely Used
  • 1
    Improves productivity
  • 1
    Open Source, Simple, Easy Setup
  • 1
    It Just Works
  • 1
    Industry acceptance
  • 1
    Allows great manipulation of HTML and CSS
  • 1
    Javascript
  • 1
    Easy Setup
  • 777
    Components
  • 660
    Virtual dom
  • 569
    Performance
  • 494
    Simplicity
  • 439
    Composable
  • 177
    Data flow
  • 162
    Declarative
  • 124
    Isn't an mvc framework
  • 114
    Reactive updates
  • 112
    Explicit app state
  • 40
    JSX
  • 25
    Learn once, write everywhere
  • 19
    Uni-directional data flow
  • 18
    Easy to Use
  • 14
    Works great with Flux Architecture
  • 10
    Great perfomance
  • 8
    Built by Facebook
  • 7
    Javascript
  • 5
    Speed
  • 5
    TypeScript support
  • 4
    Easy to start
  • 4
    Awesome
  • 4
    Feels like the 90s
  • 4
    Scalable
  • 4
    Hooks
  • 3
    Props
  • 3
    Excellent Documentation
  • 3
    Scales super well
  • 3
    Cross-platform
  • 3
    Server Side Rendering
  • 3
    Obama
  • 3
    Fancy third party tools
  • 3
    Server side views
  • 3
    Functional
  • 2
    Very gentle learning curve
  • 2
    Simple
  • 2
    Closer to standard JavaScript and HTML than others
  • 2
    Super easy
  • 2
    Rich ecosystem
  • 2
    Allows creating single page applications
  • 2
    Fast evolving
  • 2
    Simple, easy to reason about and makes you productive
  • 2
    Start simple
  • 2
    Just the View of MVC
  • 2
    Beautiful and Neat Component Management
  • 2
    Sdfsdfsdf
  • 2
    Has functional components
  • 2
    Has arrow functions
  • 2
    Strong Community
  • 2
    Great migration pathway for older systems
  • 2
    SSR
  • 1
    Fragments
  • 1
    Every decision architecture wise makes sense
  • 1
    Split your UI into components with one true state
  • 1
    Sharable
  • 1
    Permissively-licensed
  • 0
    Image upload
  • 0
    Recharts

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Cons of Inferno
Cons of jQuery
Cons of React
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    • 6
      Large size
    • 5
      Sometimes inconsistent API
    • 5
      Encourages DOM as primary data source
    • 2
      Live events is overly complex feature
    • 36
      Requires discipline to keep architecture organized
    • 24
      No predefined way to structure your app
    • 23
      Need to be familiar with lots of third party packages
    • 9
      JSX
    • 7
      Not enterprise friendly
    • 5
      One-way binding only
    • 2
      Bad Documentation
    • 2
      State consistency with backend neglected
    • 1
      Not Typescript
    • 1
      Paradigms change too fast

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    What is Inferno?

    Inferno is an isomorphic library for building high-performance user interfaces, which is crucial when targeting mobile devices. Unlike typical virtual DOM libraries like React, Mithril, Virtual-dom, Snabbdom and Om, Inferno uses techniques to separate static and dynamic content. This allows Inferno to only "diff" renders that have dynamic values.

    What is jQuery?

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

    What is React?

    Lots of people use React as the V in MVC. Since React makes no assumptions about the rest of your technology stack, it's easy to try it out on a small feature in an existing project.

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