Programming Tips - What's the best way to append an option to a select with jQuery?

Date: 2011dec8 Platform: web Libary: jQuery Language: javaScript Q. What's the best way to append an <option> to a <select> with jQuery? A. This function does it
function selectAppend(jquerySearch, myvalue, pretty) { $(jquerySearch).append($('<option>', { value : myvalue }).text(pretty)); }
Example use:
selectAppend('#myselect', '1.00', 'One Dollar');