60 jQuery Plugins You Should Try Today

jQuery, a cross-browser JavaScript library has come a long way in simplifying the client-side scripting of HTML. Since its release in Jan 2006, it has been the popular JavaScript library in use today. According to Wikipedia, it is used by over 52% of the 10,000 most visited websites.

jQuery plugins help you to create awesome effects without using heavy coding and make your website awesome and a pleasure to look at. Today we have collected 60 new jQuery plugins that will add wonderful elements to your webpage. Due to their high usability of these jQuery plugins, made them enter this list.

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Revolver.js

Revolver is a new content slider that does not have controls attached to the slider thus giving it a clean look.

Revolver.js

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ResponsiveSlides.js

ResponsiveSlides.js creates a responsive slideshow using images inside a single container.

ResponsiveSlides.js

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SlabText

a jQuery plugin for producing big, bold and responsive headlines.

slabText

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Sharrre

Sharrre is a jQuery plugin that allows you to create nice widgets sharing for different social media sites

Sharrre

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Scrollorama

The jQuery plugin for creating cool scrolly stuff.

Scrollorama

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jQuery UI Bootstrap

With this theme, you can use Bootstrap-themed widgets,along with Twitter Bootstrap side-by-wide with it.

jQuery UI Bootstrap

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Filters

Filters allows you to filter items using custom animation with CSS3 transitions or just fadeIn/Out effect.

Filters

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Turn.js

Turn.js lets you add a beautiful transition similar to real pages in a book or magazine for HTML5.

turn.js

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XDate

Now you can parse, format and manipulate dates with XDate.

XDate

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Arctext.js

Give an edge to your text by rotating it with this jQuery plugin.

Arctext.js

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jPages

jPages is a pagination plugin with many features to show the items intrestingly.

jPages

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Textualizer

This plugin allows you to do changeover through blurbs of text.

Textualizer

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JavaScriptMVC

JavaScriptMVC, an open-source framework, guides you to successfully completed projects by promoting best practices, maintainability, and convention over configuration.

JavaScriptMVC

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Promptumenu

Want to display list items similar to iPhone home screen, then try Promptumenu.

Promptumenu

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Flot

Flot creates graphical plots of arbitrary datasets with attractive looks and interactive features like zooming and mouse tracking.

Flot

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jqTreeView

jqTreeView has many inbuilt features that makes it a must have for any jQuery user.

jqTreeView

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CraftMap

CraftMap is a fully configurable jQuery plugin that changes a simple image into a functional map by applying dynamic elements on it such as markers.

CraftMap

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jQuery Lifestream

Show a stream of your online activity with this useful jQuery plugin.

jQuery Lifestream

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Cuepoint JS

Add subtitles to your HTML5 video with Cuepoint.js.

Cuepoint JS

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Responsive Thumbnail Gallery

Responsive Thumbnail Gallery is a jQuery Plugin for creating image galleries fitting to their container.

Responsive Thumbnail Gallery

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Bxslider

You get number of features with Bxslider so you can show your content in style.

Bxslider

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Scroller

It allows you to display your images in form of round markers to make it more interesting.

Scroller

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jQuery File Upload

File Upload widget comes with multiple file selection, drag and drop support, progress bars and preview images for jQuery.

jQuery File Upload

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Slidorion

Slidorion is a combination of an image slider and an accordion, to show your images beautifully.

Slidorion

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jQuery Transit

Get Super-smooth CSS3 transformations and transitions for jQuery with jQuery Transit.

jQuery Transit

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Minimit Gallery

Making interactive slides was never so easy.

Minimit Gallery

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Circle menu

Inspired by the Path application for Android and iOS, this plugin shows your menu in circular form.

Circle menu

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jQuery Tokeninput

A jQuery Tokenizing Auto complete Text Entry where you get options with each letter typed.

jQuery Tokeninput

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Combogrid

Combogrid enables users to quickly find and select from a pre-populated list of values as they type in a tabular and paginated manner.

Combogrid

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js Message

With this plugin, you an add Custom notifications, alerts, confirmations to your site.

js Message

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jRumble

If you want various effects like rumbles, vibrates, shakes, and rotates on any element you point out, you should use jRumble.

jRumble

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Sisyphus

It can be used to fill forms in arbitrary way.

Sisyphus

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Font.js

Font.js can be used to for remote and system font.

Font.js

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List.js

DList.js makes your plain HTML lists super flexible, searchable, sortable and filterable.

List.js

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jqPagination

jqPagination uses an interactive ‘Page 1 of 5′ input that, when chosen, allows the user to enter their sought page number.

jqPagination

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Curtain.js

Curtain.js allows you to create a web page with multiple fixed panels that unroll with an amusing effect in a way the curtain rises.

Curtain.js

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Humane.js

Humane.js is a modern yet simple, framework-independent, unobtrusive, notification system.

Humane.js

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ht5ifv

ht5ifv is an extensile and highly configurable jquery plugin which allows validation of the HTML5′s forms while the user is typing.

ht5ifv

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jQuery Collapse

jQuery Collapse helps you to expand and collapse content.

jQuery Collapse

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pdf.js

pdf.js explores building a faithful and efficient Portable Document Format (PDF) renderer without native code assistance.

pdf.js

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Jmpress.js

It is a wonderful jQuery plugin to build a website on the infinite canvas.

jmpress.js

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jquery.videoBG

This jQuery plugin lets you to use an HTML5 video as a background to a website or any div.

jquery.videoBG

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jQuery Org Chart

As the name suggests, jQuery OrgChart lets you to render structures with nested elements in a easy-to-understand tree structure.

jQuery Org Chart

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Chosen

Chosen is a JavaScript plugin that makes long, unwieldy select boxes much more user-friendly.

Chosen

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Smart Validate

An important jQuery credit card validation plugin for any ecommerce site.

Smart Validate

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Flow Slider

Flow Slider is a JavaScript thumbnail slider for making navigation more intuitive.

Flow Slider

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keepInWindow

jQuery keepInWindow is a jQuery plugin to allows you to keep some important elements always in the viewport.

keepInWindow

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jQuery Map Marker Plugin

You can use Map Marker to have a list of data and you want to show all of them on Map too.

jQuery Map Marker Plugin

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jQuery Vertical Mega Menu

This plugin creates vertical mega menus from standard HTML nested lists, allowing users to view all available menu options for each top-level menu item.

jQuery Vertical Mega Menu

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Scrolldeck

A jQuery plugin for making scrolling presentation decks.

Scrolldeck

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FullCalendar

FullCalendar helps you to create a full-sized, drag & drop calendar where you can fetch events on-the-fly for each month.

FullCalendar

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Hovercard

A free light weight jQuery plugin helps you create display related information with the hovered label, link, or any html element as per your requirement.

Hovercard

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Tubular

Tubular is a jQuery plugin that lets you set a YouTube video as your page background.

Tubular

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jQuery Continuous Calendar

With this plugin you can create a calander with various elements in it.

jQuery Continuous Calendar

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TextExtPlugin

TextExtPlugin provides common methods which are reused by majority of plugins.

TextExtPlugin

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jqDropDownList

It helps you in dropdown component supporting selection, templates, enabled/disabled items, keyboard support, jQuery UI ThemeRoller skinning and many more.

jqDropDownList

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impress.js

It’s a presentation framework based on the power of CSS3 transforms and transitions in modern browsers.

impress.js

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jQuery News Ticker

With jQuery News Ticker, you can create a news ticker to jQuery.

jQuery News Ticker

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Stellar.js

With Stellar.js, you can add parallax elements as well as parallax backgrounds to your page.

Stellar.js

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  • http://blog.geotitles.com Praveen Gowda I V

    This is one of the best list of jQuery plugins I have come across.
    Some of those which appear in the top of the list is excellent.

  • http://charlieasemota.net Charlie

    impress.js is just fantastic :) i raped the download button after trying the demo xD

  • magent

    great article . thanks a lot ;)

  • http://victoriapod.com Joseph

    Thank you very much for sharing these very useful jQuery plugins with the world. Smart Validate saved me a day.

  • http://rawdesigns.net/ Rob

    Great list! Some oldies, and some goodies.

  • Moritur

    The link to jQuery KeepInWindow is incorrect. It should not link to my personal site, but to my blog: http://4ppletree.me/jquery-plugins/jquery-keepinwindow/

  • fronzeen

    Thank you admin, It’s amazing jquery plugins.

  • Manuel Garcia

    Impressive collection. I think this post put you in a busy mode for a couple of days. This is worth sharing. Thanks for this collection; full of effort :)

  • http://www.crackingzilla.net SirDarknight

    Quite detailed and impressive. But the plugins are hard to use to the newbies.

  • http://markanthonydesigns.com Mark Anthony

    thank you for sharing. very useful =)

  • http://linuxthebest.com Sinbad Konick

    All of those are really useful..Thanks for the share..

  • Bev

    So many options! Like the jQuery Org Chart the most!

  • Jai

    Thanks for the share. These is a great compilation of plugins. Very useful.

  • LED

    It’s really useful.
    Thanks a lot.

  • Ashish

    Really very helpful!!

  • http://blogged.jimdo.com Ben Stuart

    This is a very handy post. I wondering what J-query to go with on my website, so thanks for the ideas.

  • http://techgyo.com Shrinivas

    Good collection of jquery plugins.. Thanks for sharing.. :-)

  • http://www.satyathakur.com Satya Thakur

    Have already been using Responsive Slide at one of my website. However Responsive Thumbnail Gallery is also impressive!

  • http://www.stuffblogged.wordpress.com Ben Stuart

    The j-query live stream is an interesting idea to show a list of people online activities.

  • David

    Great Article. Please keep them coming. People like you are transforming the web

    Thank you

  • Kamal

    Calender jquery plugins is gret,Just what I needed at the right moment! you save me a lot of time searching.Nice work admin.

  • http://webtips.in Deepanker

    Great collection.. :P Some plugins are really nice.

  • Tarun Jaitely

    Awesome collection. Responsive Thumbnail Gallery is my pick from this collection.

  • https://www.facebook.com/nikhil.sharma.982845 Nikhil Sharma

    I have bookmarked this article because these jQuery tools are going to help me on my future projects saving me from coding from scratch.