Alternatives to JQuery

JQuery has long been the javascript library of choice for many web developers. A javascript library simplifies the already simple javascript code with more efficient, shorter and easier to understand syntax making it easily useable for even the beginner programmer. JQuery is mainly popular because it is backed by a powerful community, supports plenty of functions and is supported by a comprehensive documentation however in some cases an alternative javascript library maybe more suited to programming a particular web application or to a particular web developer. There are quite a few competitive alternatives to JQuery, here are 5 of them:

Those were 5 of the popular Javascript libraries, there are several other less popular libraries to choose from as well as custom libraries built by developers for their own personal use. I myself really prefer to stick to jQuery, because of its simplicity.