What it doesn’t give us is the tool for data-binding model to dynamically template views. In that scenario, using angularjs instead of jQuery is a good choice. AngularjS, is built for Single Page web Applications (SPA’s) and you can do more than just DOM Manipulation. SPA’s exist to give the feeling of a desktop app, and a smoother browsing experience like the one found in native desktop apps.
You can actually use jQuery and angular at the same time, as angularjs is built on top of jquery. But jQuery is optional, and AngularJS has its own jQueryLite implementation which has some of the behavior of jQuery implemented as an API interface.
These reasons alone are enough to make AngularJS a framework of choice for enterprises to reduce development costs while shorten the time to deliver.
ANGULAR 2 VS ANGULARJS 1, WHICH TO CHOOSE?
Wondering if you shouldupgrade your angular to the latest version? J
Let’s start by writing a test AngularJS 2 application, the steps to Set Up development Environment;
- Install node js and npm
- Create the Application Folder
- Angular 2 is a component-oriented framework so weCreate angular root component for application
- Create Our Application’s Web Page in root directory of project – Now it is time to expose our component in a Web page. We will name this page index.html and we will place it in the/test
- Load Libraries,load modules, Configure SystemJS
- Run the Application