The Original jQuery

Recently John Resig posted on his blog the oldest version of jQuery he could find. So it’s not really the original but he did find a version from a couple of weeks from its release (2006).

The code is annotated by John with his comments which are my favorite part.

Original jQuery annotated by John.

Make sure to check it out, it’s a really good read.

Did you know jQuery was almost called JSelect? Let’s be thankful was not available!