30 Inspirational jQuery Plugins for Asp.NET
Developing an attractive website with cutting edge features is a primary responsibility of the web designers. An engaging website has the ability to drive targeted traffic to a website and thereby positively impact the revenue generating capacity of the enterprise from its online presence. One of the tools that are available to the designer which certainly contributes in making the website viral is the use of advanced plugins like jQuery.
Java script is a dynamic computer programming language that is used for integrating advanced features in a website which not only makes the website much more user friendly but at the same time enhances its appearance. JQuery is a collection of Java scripts that can be easily downloaded and used by all web designers. By simply downloading and integrating these advanced Java Script or AJAX plugins in the websites, the web developers can make the website appear really beautiful and make the interface user friendly which might otherwise be extremely difficult and time consuming. These facts explain the increasing popularity of the open source JQuery platform among the web developers.
In this write up we have handpicked the thirty most inspiring jQuery scripts from this vast open source library that will help in developing an attractive and responsive website. Study these examples well and incorporate them in your future projects to win over the hearts of your clients. The use of these jQuery plugins will also increase the productivity of the designers as they need not engage themselves in developing complicated and time consuming computer programs.
While CSS3 allows us to rotate letters, it is quite complicated to arrange each letter along a curved path. Arctext.js is a jQuery plugin that let’s you do exactly that. Based on Lettering.js, it calculates the right rotation of each letter and distributes the letters equally across the imaginary arc of the given radius.
2. js Message
It’s a presentation framework based on the power of CSS3 transforms and transitions in modern browsers and inspired by the idea behind prezi.com.
A Simple Tour Plugin is a jQuery plugin that will help you to make website tours.
A simple jQuery plugin that allows you to add a dynamically-resized, slideshow-capable background image to any page or element.
This is a simple plugin that turns properly formatted HTML forms into forms with in-field label support. Labels fade when the field is focussed and disappear when text entry begins. Clearing a field and leaving brings back the label.
This plugin works exactly (at least in our intentions) as position plugin from jQuery UI.
The easiest way to get started is to create your own lifestream.
10. jQuery Org Chart
jQuery OrgChart is a plugin that allows you to render structures with nested elements in a easy-to-read tree structure. To build the tree all you need is to make a single line call to the plugin and supply the HTML element Id for a nested unordered list element that is representative of the data you’d like to display.
JQVMap is a jQuery plugin that renders Vector Maps. It uses resizable Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) for modern browsers like Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Opera and Internet Explorer 9. Legacy support for older versions of Internet Explorer 6-8 is provided via VML.
jRumble is a jQuery plugin that rumbles, vibrates, shakes, and rotates any element you choose. It’s great to use as a hover effect or a way to direct attention to an element.
Minimit Gallery is the most custom slider plugin you’ll ever find. It’s tested for and supports Css3 transition and transform, drags, scrollers, and touch interactions.
A free light weight jQuery plugin that allows you to create a custom drop down with images and description.
Making good-looking graphs shouldn’t be hard. Morris.js is a lightweight library that uses jQuery and Raphael to make drawing time-series graphs easy.
noty is a jQuery plugin that makes it easy to create alert, success, error, information and confirmation messages as an alternative the standard alert dialog.
SearchMeme – the idea is to provide a small search button that can be placed anywhere on the website (you may want to put it in your website header). Clicking on search button expands it to show a text box where you can type your search terms.
Pep was built out of a need for kinetic drag support for both mobile and desktop devices (click & drag). It uses the best of jQuery’s animate functions along with CSS3 animations to bring full-blown kinetic drag that works on all HTML5-ready devices.
It is a smart and quick content bar that you can integrate easily in any website or web application. It is integrated seamlessly in your website and can be popped up whenever required. PushUp Content Bar is easy to customize and strong enough to rely upon. You can add your contact details, location map via Google Maps, and a simple contact form that visitors can use to make contact with you.
Rhinoslider is a multiple effects jQuery slider. It can be used as a simple fading or sliding jQuery slideshow or as a rich effects jQuery slider. Each effect can be applied to run in different directions and it is possible to create individual effects by changing the settings.
Rhinoslider is a multiple effects jQuery slider. It can be used as a simple fading or sliding jQuery slideshow or as a rich effects jQuery slider. Each effect can be applied to run in different directions and it is possible to create individual effects by changing the settings. Rhinoslider provides an easy keyboard and mousewheel navigation.
Roundabout is a jQuery plugin that easily converts unordered lists & other nested HTML structures into entertaining, interactive, turntable-like areas.
Slidorion is a combination of an image slider and an accordion; displaying beautiful content through various effects.
TextExt’s modular design allows you easily turn a standard HTML text input into a wide range of modern, tailored to your needs input field without bloating your source code and slowing down your site with the code that you aren’t using.
Tokeninput is a jQuery plugin which allows your users to select multiple items from a predefined list, using autocompletion as they type to find each item. You may have seen a similar type of text entry when filling in the recipients field sending messages on facebook.
A simple but powerful jQuery plugin to add facebook like box style widget for twitter. Enough options are available to customize the twitter follow box widget to match your site design.
29. Zebra Datepicker
Zebra_Datepicker is a small, compact and highly configurable datepicker jQuery plugin, meant to enrich forms by adding the datepicker functionality to them. This jQuery plugin will automatically add a calendar icon to the indicated input fields which, when clicked, will open the attached datepicker. Users can easily jump between months and years due to the datepicker’s intuitive interface. The selected date will be entered in the input field using the date format of choice, configurable in the datepicker’s options.
μslider is the jQuery content slider by musings.it. It’s very easy to use because it has a few essential options that can be configured straightforwardly.
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