It’s like saying the alternative to water…
The alternative of water would be… say lemon water.
But it’s still water.
There are variations, but only minor ones.
What do you think is the best for that given project.
It will make your life much easier for the fact that you also don’t have to think about the browser incompatibility with that code you are writing!
So again, it’s up to you. Maybe you like to use jQuery because it’s so quick to use, and the fact that it’s already loaded by WordPress by default?
Maybe you are working more with the DOM and it would be more useful to use React.js or Vue.js?
Thank you for reading!
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Hope this helps. Have a good day ahead!