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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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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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        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.
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        Decisions about jQuery UI and Vanilla.JS
        Khauth Gy枚rgy
        Khauth Gy枚rgy
        CTO at SalesAutopilot Kft. | 11 upvotes 79K views
        atSalesAutopilot Kft.SalesAutopilot Kft.
        AWS CodePipeline
        AWS CodePipeline
        Jenkins
        Jenkins
        Docker
        Docker
        vuex
        vuex
        Vuetify
        Vuetify
        Vue.js
        Vue.js
        jQuery UI
        jQuery UI
        Redis
        Redis
        MongoDB
        MongoDB
        MySQL
        MySQL
        Amazon Route 53
        Amazon Route 53
        Amazon CloudFront
        Amazon CloudFront
        Amazon SNS
        Amazon SNS
        Amazon CloudWatch
        Amazon CloudWatch
        GitHub
        GitHub

        I'm the CTO of a marketing automation SaaS. Because of the continuously increasing load we moved to the AWSCloud. We are using more and more features of AWS: Amazon CloudWatch, Amazon SNS, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Route 53 and so on.

        Our main Database is MySQL but for the hundreds of GB document data we use MongoDB more and more. We started to use Redis for cache and other time sensitive operations.

        On the front-end we use jQuery UI + Smarty but now we refactor our app to use Vue.js with Vuetify. Because our app is relatively complex we need to use vuex as well.

        On the development side we use GitHub as our main repo, Docker for local and server environment and Jenkins and AWS CodePipeline for Continuous Integration.

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        Ganesa Vijayakumar
        Ganesa Vijayakumar
        Full Stack Coder | Module Lead | 15 upvotes 292.6K views
        SonarQube
        SonarQube
        Codacy
        Codacy
        Docker
        Docker
        Git
        Git
        Apache Maven
        Apache Maven
        Amazon EC2 Container Service
        Amazon EC2 Container Service
        Microsoft Azure
        Microsoft Azure
        Amazon Route 53
        Amazon Route 53
        Elasticsearch
        Elasticsearch
        Solr
        Solr
        Amazon RDS
        Amazon RDS
        Amazon S3
        Amazon S3
        Heroku
        Heroku
        Hibernate
        Hibernate
        MySQL
        MySQL
        Node.js
        Node.js
        Java
        Java
        Bootstrap
        Bootstrap
        jQuery Mobile
        jQuery Mobile
        jQuery UI
        jQuery UI
        jQuery
        jQuery
        JavaScript
        JavaScript
        React Native
        React Native
        React Router
        React Router
        React
        React

        I'm planning to create a web application and also a mobile application to provide a very good shopping experience to the end customers. Shortly, my application will be aggregate the product details from difference sources and giving a clear picture to the user that when and where to buy that product with best in Quality and cost.

        I have planned to develop this in many milestones for adding N number of features and I have picked my first part to complete the core part (aggregate the product details from different sources).

        As per my work experience and knowledge, I have chosen the followings stacks to this mission.

        UI: I would like to develop this application using React, React Router and React Native since I'm a little bit familiar on this and also most importantly these will help on developing both web and mobile apps. In addition, I'm gonna use the stacks JavaScript, jQuery, jQuery UI, jQuery Mobile, Bootstrap wherever required.

        Service: I have planned to use Java as the main business layer language as I have 7+ years of experience on this I believe I can do better work using Java than other languages. In addition, I'm thinking to use the stacks Node.js.

        Database and ORM: I'm gonna pick MySQL as DB and Hibernate as ORM since I have a piece of good knowledge and also work experience on this combination.

        Search Engine: I need to deal with a large amount of product data and it's in-detailed info to provide enough details to end user at the same time I need to focus on the performance area too. so I have decided to use Solr as a search engine for product search and suggestions. In addition, I'm thinking to replace Solr by Elasticsearch once explored/reviewed enough about Elasticsearch.

        Host: As of now, my plan to complete the application with decent features first and deploy it in a free hosting environment like Docker and Heroku and then once it is stable then I have planned to use the AWS products Amazon S3, EC2, Amazon RDS and Amazon Route 53. I'm not sure about Microsoft Azure that what is the specialty in it than Heroku and Amazon EC2 Container Service. Anyhow, I will do explore these once again and pick the best suite one for my requirement once I reached this level.

        Build and Repositories: I have decided to choose Apache Maven and Git as these are my favorites and also so popular on respectively build and repositories.

        Additional Utilities :) - I would like to choose Codacy for code review as their Startup plan will be very helpful to this application. I'm already experienced with Google CheckStyle and SonarQube even I'm looking something on Codacy.

        Happy Coding! Suggestions are welcome! :)

        Thanks, Ganesa

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        Pedro Arnal Puente
        Pedro Arnal Puente
        CTO at La Cupula Music SL | 8 upvotes 10.5K views
        atLa Cupula Music SLLa Cupula Music SL
        JavaScript
        JavaScript
        ES6
        ES6
        Babel
        Babel
        ESLint
        ESLint
        Webpack
        Webpack
        Vue.js
        Vue.js
        jQuery UI
        jQuery UI
        jQuery
        jQuery

        We are phasing out jQuery and jQuery UI in favour or Vue.js and @Vue-cli so we can support building a modern, well-architectured frontend.

        The JavaScript build pipeline is supported by Webpack , and includes tools like ESLint and Babel , so we can properly support the latest ES/JS versions, with ES6 as the minimum baseline.

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        How developers use jQuery UI and Vanilla.JS
        Avatar of Tony Manso
        Tony Manso uses jQuery UIjQuery UI

        I only use the modal dialog thingy in jQuery UI, which displays when the player is not currently playing. I'm not big on the DOM and so it would have taken me a lifetime to figure out how to do this on my own, as compared to the 5 minutes to install jQuery UI and invoke it.

        Avatar of John Galbraith
        John Galbraith uses jQuery UIjQuery UI

        The JQuery libraries are embedded in my home page that allow my site to be viewed the way I want them to.

        Avatar of Romans Malinovskis
        Romans Malinovskis uses jQuery UIjQuery UI

        We fully integrate it into the framework and also supply a nice theme.

        Avatar of Nicholas Alexander
        Nicholas Alexander uses jQuery UIjQuery UI

        Front end form capabilities and animations, drag and drop, etc.

        Avatar of Hunt Norment
        Hunt Norment uses jQuery UIjQuery UI

        4 years of experience using jQuery UI for front-end coolness.

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