Posts Tagged ‘jquery plugins’

jQuery Lightbox Plugins: Top 5

March 21st, 2011 Leave a comment
jQuery Lightbox Plugins: Top 5

Everybody loves the good ol’ Lightbox image plugin. It has great utilities that spruce up a boring photo gallery with some awesome effects, and they’re generally very easy to install and customize. The only catch is Lightbox is based on the Prototype Framework and Scriptaculous Effects, a duo that hasn’t been as popular as the jQuery library. Most sites today do use jQuery, and adding two additional Javascript frameworks to the mix is both risky (there is a potential for construct conflict) and expensive (requires additional bandwidth on the page), especially if their sole purpose is to serve the… View full post »

Best jQuery Plugins for Your Website – Our Top 10 Choices

December 7th, 2010 Leave a comment 1 comment
Best jQuery Plugins for Your Website - Our Top 10 Choices

Web design, like any type of design, moves through times when certain styles and paradigms are popular. Creating some of the currently popular visual effects can be a difficult task. Added to this challenge are a number of common problems that web developers encounter. Here are 10 jQuery plugins that will help you create stunning visual effects on your web sites and solve many common web application challenges. Google Feed API Plugin One common web development task is to include content from another web site or blog on a page. Often this is done in a sidebar or… View full post »