jQuery element creation

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Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<div id="test">
</div>

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With trailing slash
$('<div/>').appendTo("#test");
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Without trailing slash
$('<div>').appendTo("#test");
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Opening and closing tags
$('<div></div>').appendTo("#test");
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document.createElement
$(document.createElement('div')).appendTo("#test");
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JQuery.html()
$("#test").html("<div></div>");
 
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Igor commented :

Please note that $(whatever).appendTo("#test"); and $("#test").html("<div></div>");

Are not equal things...

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