If you are interested in using cheerio with parse5 you can vote for this issue in the cheerio repo: https://github.com/cheeriojs/cheerio/issues/863
npm install whacko
Difference with cheerio:
$.load(content)to load HTML documents (e.g. missing
<html>tags will be automatically emitted in this case).
$(content)to create HTML-fragments which can be later added to the loaded document.
normalizeWhitespace) are missing since whacko is intended for spec compliant HTML parsing.
encodeEntitiesadded. When false, it disables HTML entities decoding on serialization.
decodeHtmlEntitiesadded. When false, it disables HTML entities decoding on parse.
In all other aspects it is the same with the cheerio API.
If you have any questions, please feel free to create an issue here on github.