jQuery element creation

JavaScript performance comparison

Revision 8 of this test case created by jess jacobs

Preparation code

<script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script>
  $ = jQuery;
</script>

Preparation code output

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Test Ops/sec
With trailing slash
$('<div/>');
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Without trailing slash
$('<div>');
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Opening and closing tags
$('<div></div>');
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document.createElement
$(document.createElement('div'));
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doc.create, then adding a class
$(document.createElement('div')).addClass("blah");
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trailing slash, then add class
$('<div/>').addClass("blah");
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