Location vs selector

JavaScript performance comparison

Test case created by Josh

Preparation code

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

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Test Ops/sec
Selector
$(".about").length;
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Window location switch
switch (window.location.pathname) {
  case "/":
    // one thing;
    break;
  case "location-vs-selector":
    // another thing
    break;
}
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