jQuery plugins have been helping developers solve lot many purposes with ease. Developers and designers no more have to worry about getting stuck between any kind of project as there is an immense range of helpful plugins that are being rolled out every now and then. All designers and developers have to do is look for the best jQuery plugins that will help solve the purpose and make their task easier.
With the aim to help our friends to narrow down their search each week and then each month we jot down the useful jQuery plugins all in one article. We carefully handpick each one of them and make a compilation of the same to ease your task. Here, we have prepared the list of best jQuery plugins for the month of May 2014. Take a look!
Best jQuery Plugins of the Month – May 2014
jQuery referenceSection by Scott Mascio ensures to help users in adding a reference section to page along with the description of each selected elements that can be seen on hovering.
Address Field by Eric Peterson is one simple, configurable, dynamic address field plugin to be used in miscellaneous projects.
jQuery wow Search Form by Moreno Monga is developed for building dynamic nested search form.
Brunjo/rowGrid.js is a small, lightweight jQuery plugin for placing images and other items in straight rows.
BttrLazyLoading is a responsive Lazy Loading jQuery plugin that enables web application to load images within the viewport besides having different version of an image for four different screen sizes.
UbaPlayer by Brian Hadaway is a simple jQuery plugin that plays audio natively in modern browsers and uses Flash where native playback is impossible.
8. MixItUp 2
MixItUp2 is the latest updated version of MixItUp that’s the jQuery plugin for animated filtering and sorting. Its much lighter, faster and powerful in functioning and is great for portfolios, galleries and blogs.
jQuery lightGallery is a lightweight jQuery lightbox gallery for displaying image and video gallery. The plugin comes with an immense range of features to let users make optimum use of it.
qcTimepicker by Vincent Diep is a lightweight, accessible, highly customizable dropdown time picker jQuery plugin for developers and designers to use in different projects.
croppic is an image cropping jquery plugin that wuth the innumerable options makes sure to ease your tasks.
noty is a jQuery plugin that lets users create alert, success, error, warning, information, confirmation messages as an alternative to standard alert dialog.
Pledge For Coinbase by Zac Lovoy is a jQuery plugin that enables users to turn a single div tag into an embeded widget for displaying media and generating a Coinbase donation box attached to it in a visually appealing and easy format.
jQuery Slot Machine by Jose Luis Represa is a simple, lightweight jQuery plugin for giving slot machine animation effect to websites.
bootstrap pagination by Christos Pontikis is a jQuery pagination plugin that us based on Twitter Bootstrap. The plugin is fully configurable, responsive web design plugin.
16. Animate Slider
Animate Slider by Vasileios Chouliaras is a jQuery Slider plugin that uses some predefined animation classes and adds them to each element on the slider. Besides, it adds classes with delay for each animation.
Aniji is a declarative handling library for CSS animations that makes sure to provide an eloquent, easy to translate and quick to develop environment to make teh entire task easy.
Developed by Tom King, jQuery GridManager is a way of building rows and grids with built in editable regions. The plugin It requires jQuery, jQueryUI, Bootstrap 3.x, TinyMCE to get the desired results.
Being fully responsive, Slick jQuery carousel plugin supports useful options and touch swiping to ease the job.
22. Scroll Fade
Scroll Fade by Greg Bate is an auto-hiding customizable lightweight overlaying scrollbar that fades out when not in use.
23. jQuery Tip Cards
Tip Cards by Pete. R, jQuery Tip Cards is a jQuery plugin that lets users create card layout making it easier to flip through it like they appear on Google Tips.
Adaptive Background by Briangonzalez is a simple jQuery plugin that helps users in extracting dominant colours from images and applying it to its parent.
jQuery payment by Stripe is a jQuery plugin that is a general purpose library to enable users build credit card forms, validate inputs and format numbers.
fullPage.js is a jQuery plugin that lets users create fullscreen scrolling websites easily and speedily.
jQuery mobilePhoneNumber is a cool plugin that is general purpose library for validating and formatting mobile phone numbers easily.
dialog is an awesome lightweight jQuery plugin for creating overlay dialogs by Kolge Pratik. The plugin lets you open multiple dialogs at once and see all of them awesomely stacked one behind the other giving it a unique look and feel.
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jFluent by Shantanu is a light-weight validation jQuery plugin for client-side validation. The best part is that this plugin can be used in ASP .NET MVC and standard or mobile HTML websites.
30. DP Prompt
DP Prompt is a jQuery plugin that is developed by Dustin Poissant to help create a popup widget prompting the user for more information/ to confirm/deny something.
jQuery Cookie is a simple, lightweight plugin for reading, writing and deleting cookies easily.
Waypoints plugin makes it easy for the users to execute a function whenever an element is scrolled.
dateCompare by Rafael Maruta is a jQuery plugin that lets users order a range of dates or validate if any date is larger than the other.
fragmentScroll by Michael Webbers is a jQuery plugin that replaces the default fragment link behaviour with a scroll animation for the ease of user.
jNottery by Tomasz Zdunczyk is a jQuery plugin that lets users add notes and markers to webpages.
stickFooter by Michael Webbers is a sticky footer plugin that sticks the footer of websites with or without set height to the bottom of the page.
Mehrdad Noroozi Eghbali developed a plugin and named it Indicator. This is a simple library that is developed with the aim to indicate a step or position of a single element among a fixed vertical array of same height elements.
ScrollTabs by Josh Reed is a configurable plugin that helps to handle scrolling tabs horizontally when enough space is not made available.
This is the end of the list of best jQuery plugin of the month of May 2014. Stay tuned for more and more latest plugins that are added to the list weekly and monthly. We will keep you all posted.