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Simulating jQuery's on() method

8 Nov 2020 jquery

Following up on my recent guide to JavaScript event delegation, I thought it would be interesting to simulate jQuery's on() method, which makes event delegation a breeze by hiding its workings, in native JS.

How relevant is jQuery in 2020?

8 Jan 2020 jquery

jQuery took the world by storm. It filled in the gaps of JavaScript's then rather sparse API, and made coding MUCH simpler. But the JavaScript API has moved on, and reactive frameworks are the naem of the game. How relevant still is jQuery?