by Robert L
This article provides an impressive showcase of the prominent grasp of jQuery on the major venders of the internet. Of 17,000 high-traffic website 48% utilize jQuery in development, outclassing Flash’s presence of 47% utilization. This can be attributed to the ease of usability in programming and responsiveness designed in jQuery’s syntax, coupled with it’s HTML5-compliance already designed within jQuery code, gives it an edge against Flash. The report furthermore provides evidence of the growth and sustainability to open-source multimedia programning over proprietary-owned Dev-tools. jQuery’s web presence will be one that is not easily overcome.
jQuery overtakes flash on worlds top websites. (2011, Aug 24). Business Wire, pp. n/a