Advantages of jQuery
Here are some advantages of jQuery:
Save lots of time: Using the jQuery inbuilt effects and selectors you can save lots of time and efforts.
Compatible with browsers: jQuery is compatible with all major modern browsers such as Google Chrome, Opera, Mozilla Firefox, Safari and Internet Explorer.
Absolutely free: jQuery is completely free to download and use.
Here are the important features of jQuery:
Ajax Support: it supports AJAX. So using the AJAX technology you can develop a responsive and feature-rich site.
HTML manipulation: Using the jQuery you can easily select DOM elements, traverse them and modifying their content.
Lightweight: jQuery is very lightweight library. Its size is about 19KB.
Cross browser support: jQuery support all modern web-browser.
Built-in Animation: jQuery have predefined method “animate ()”. Using that method you can create custom animation on web-page.