DEV Community


Discussion on: jQuery: the king is dead

lawrencejohnson profile image

It's not just bytes it's performance. Core web vitals and lighthouse scores tank with jquery

Thread Thread
jmau111 profile image
Julien Maury Author

Yes, it's not uncommon to get significantly different results with and without jQuery.

I'm surprised nobody mentioned in the comments you can build your own jQuery, which allows for excluding parts of jQuery are not being used.

However, that rarely happens. I don't see so many websites using custom builds.

Some comments have been hidden by the post's author - find out more