The time is gone when all you needed from your website was to be a static set of web pages with information that was updated from time to time. Nowadays, websites need to be more creative, innovative, attractive, and user-friendly for the user to enjoy the browsing experience and stay at your site.
You may also create your own jQuery plugins and release them into the jQuery market if you feel like there is no plugin that exists for a particular purpose. We can extend a jquery prototype object using these plugins, enabling all jQuery objects to inherit any methods that you add. This article will give you a brief idea about the 12 best jQuery plugins released in or before March-2014! Self developing without Jquery plugins is a difficult task, and with these plugins, your work becomes as easy as anything!
This image cropper jQuery plugin helps to crop images with great ease.
Fully responsive modal (desktop and mobile devices);
AngularJS native implementation (activated or not);
Full customization with the CSS file included.
3) jQuery Pjaxr
jquery-pjaxr is a jQuery plugin that uses ajax and pushState to deliver a fast browsing experience. It is able to replace multiple containers and different head tags with full back-forward functionality.
The idea is to rotate a grid item in 3D, expand it into fullscreen and reveal content.
The Vibration API1 is an API specifically made for mobile devices, as they are thankfully the only devices that have a vibrate function. The API allows developers to vibrate a device (in a pattern) for a given duration.
‘Devrama Slider’ is a image slider with many features. It supports both images and HTML contents.
Sheetrock is a jQuery plugin for querying, retrieving, and displaying data from Google Spreadsheets. Use it to load entire sheets or leverage SQL-like queries to treat Google Spreadsheets as a quick-and-dirty JSON datastore.
8) Pgw Slider
Fully responsive; scales with its container.
Separate settings per breakpoint
Uses CSS3 when available; fully functional when not.
Swipe enabled, or disabled, if you prefer.
Desktop mouse dragging
Fully accessible with arrow key navigation
Add, remove, filter and unfilter slides
An experimental animated ribbon that reveals a curtain of additional content.
A modal concept that aims to give a sense of depth between the page and modal layers.
12) jQuery Slideshow
jQuery Slideshow is a performant, flexible and developer-friendly image slideshow and content carousel plugin.