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jQuery UI vs Vanilla.JS: What are the differences?

What is jQuery UI? Curated set of user interface interactions, effects, widgets, and themes built on top of the jQuery JavaScript Library. Whether you're building highly interactive web applications or you just need to add a date picker to a form control, jQuery UI is the perfect choice.

What is Vanilla.JS? A fast, lightweight and cross-platform framework. It is a fast and cross-platform framework for building incredible, powerful JavaScript applications. it is the most lightweight framework available anywhere.

jQuery UI and Vanilla.JS belong to "Javascript UI Libraries" category of the tech stack.

jQuery UI is an open source tool with 10.7K GitHub stars and 5.09K GitHub forks. Here's a link to jQuery UI's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of jQuery UI
Pros of Vanilla.JS
  • 213
    Ui components
  • 155
    Cross-browser
  • 121
    Easy
  • 100
    It's jquery
  • 81
    Open source
  • 57
    Widgets
  • 48
    Plugins
  • 46
    Popular
  • 39
    Datepicker
  • 23
    Great community
  • 7
    DOM Manipulation
  • 6
    Themes
  • 0
    Some good ui components
  • 2
    Lightweight
  • 2
    Web-components
  • 1
    Easy to learn
  • 1
    NO CONVENTIONS
  • 1
    Unopinionated
  • 1
    No buildtool overhead
  • 1
    Faster than any framework
  • 1
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Cons of jQuery UI
Cons of Vanilla.JS
  • 1
    Does not contain charts or graphs
  • 2
    You need to build anything yourself

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What is jQuery UI?

Whether you're building highly interactive web applications or you just need to add a date picker to a form control, jQuery UI is the perfect choice.

What is Vanilla.JS?

It is a fast and cross-platform framework for building incredible, powerful JavaScript applications. it is the most lightweight framework available anywhere.

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What are some alternatives to jQuery UI and Vanilla.JS?
Bootstrap
Bootstrap is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JS framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.
jQuery
jQuery is a cross-platform JavaScript library designed to simplify the client-side scripting of HTML.
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.
jQuery Mobile
jQuery Mobile is a HTML5-based user interface system designed to make responsive web sites and apps that are accessible on all smartphone, tablet and desktop devices.
AngularJS
AngularJS lets you write client-side web applications as if you had a smarter browser. It lets you use good old HTML (or HAML, Jade and friends!) as your template language and lets you extend HTML’s syntax to express your application’s components clearly and succinctly. It automatically synchronizes data from your UI (view) with your JavaScript objects (model) through 2-way data binding.
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