Staying up to date the continuous circulation of recently launched jQuery plug-ins seems like a complete job sometimes. Every other day we seem to discover something new, something cutting-edge and sometimes we discover something that is truly innovative and essential. We do really like the advancement of the jQuery group. Here’s a collection of new and exciting jQuery Plugins from 2012 to help keep you up to date.
An experimental image slider that flips through images in 3D. Two stacks resemble image piles where images will be lifted off from and rotated to the center for viewing.
make the content sticky as you are scrolling. The block of text I am referring to is outlined in orange in the following image.
Toggles is a lightweight jQuery plugin that creates easily-styleable toggle buttons.
A jQuery calendar plugin for creating flexible calendars.
A free light weight jQuery plugin that allows you to create a custom drop down with images and description.
iosSlider is a jQuery plugin which allows you to integrate a customizable, cross-browser content slider into your web presence. Designed for use as a content slider, carousel, scrollingÂ website banner, or image gallery.
An experimental jQuery plugin that will group thumbnails by a shared data-attribute into a pile. When clicking on the pile, the thumbnails that belong to that pile will be spread into a grid using CSS transitions.
Select effect. Vertical 3D scroll; Horizontal 3D scroll; 3D tilesnew! 2D tilesnew! Vertical scroll; Horizontal scroll; Blind left; Blind down; Fade.
jQuery Picture is a tiny (2kb) plugin to add support for responsive images to your layouts. It supports both figure elements with some custom data attributes and the new proposed picture format.
A jQuery plugin for transforming select inputs into drop-down lists with some simple expanding effects.
This plugin makes it easy to add fit-to-fill background video to websites. It can play silent ambient background video (or series of videos). Or use it as a player to show video playlist. BigVideo.js can also show big background images, which is nice to have for showing big background images for devices that donâ€™t have autoplay for ambient video.
BookBlock is a jQuery plugin that can be used for creating booklet-like components that allow a â€œpage flipâ€ navigation. Any content can be used, such as images or text. The plugin transforms the structure only when needed (i.e. when flipping a page) and uses some overlays as shadow for the pages to create more realism.
Today we want to share a jQuery plugin for creating a responsive image grid with you. The idea is to have a list of images and define the number of columns and rows which will arrange the images into a grid. The remaining images will appear with different animations and delays. With some sizing options we can define how the grid should be laid out for different screen widths.
Avgrund is a jQuery plugin for modal boxes and popups. It uses interesting concept showing depth between popup and page. It works in all modern browsers and gracefully degrade in those that do not support CSS transitions and transformations (e.g. in IE 6-9 has standard behavior).
This jQuery plugin can be used to swiftly navigate content items. The effect will make the items fly away like a deck of cards caught in a tiny storm.
Freetile is a plugin for jQuery that enables the organization of webpage content in an efficient, dynamic and responsive layout. It can be applied to a container element and it will attempt to arrange it’s children in a layout that makes optimal use of screen space, by “packing” them in a tight arrangement.