createElement-innerHTML-addEventListener

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by Francesco

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js">
</script>
<ul id="list">
</ul>
<script>
Benchmark.prototype.setup = function() {
    d = document;
};
</script>

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Vanilla-js
var li = d.createElement('li');
li.innerHTML = 'Hello World';
li.addEventListener('click', function() {
  console.log('click');
});
d.getElementById('list').appendChild(li);
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jquery
$('<li></li>').text('Hello World').on('click', function() {
  console.log('click');
}).appendTo('#list');
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