We're continuing our conversation about jQuery by talking about how you would've done something with jQuery, and what you'd do now - like finding an element by it's ID, and how to determine the value of modern web frameworks.

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  episode: 187,
  title: 'Hey Siri, What's Up with jQuery? Part 2',
  topics: [ 
    'jQuery', 'JavaScript', 'history'
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  hosts: [
    'Ward Bell', 'John Papa', 'Craig Shoemaker'

Recording date: May 12, 2022

John Papa @John_Papa

Ward Bell @WardBell

Dan Wahlin @DanWahlin

Craig Shoemaker @craigshoemaker

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  • 01:03 Root canal vs jQuery
  • 02:21 Sizzle no longer needed
  • 03:22 Finding an element by it's ID
  • 05:05 Sponsor: Nrwl
  • 05:45 DOM manipulation and animations
  • 10:51 What is the value of some of these projects?
  • 14:50 Sponsor: Ag Grid
  • 15:57 Writing apps with lots of components

Podcast editing on this episode done by Chris Enns of Lemon Productions.