jQuery Get Started
Adding jQuery to Your Web Pages
There are a few different ways to begin utilizing jQuery on your site. You can:
- Download the jQuery library from jQuery.com
- Include jQuery from a CDN, as Google
There are two variants of jQuery accessible for downloading:
- Production variant - this is for your live site since it has been minified and compressed
- Development variant - this is for trying and improvement (uncompressed and coherent code)
Both variants can be downloaded from jQuery.com.
If you don't want to download and host jQuery yourself, you can include it from a CDN (Content Delivery Network).
Both Google and Microsoft host jQuery.
To use jQuery from Google or Microsoft, use one of the following: