15 jQuery Plugins To Create A User Friendly Tooltip Tooltip is a good way to show extra information when user hovers the cursor over an element. The “hover box” will appear when the mouse hover in, and disappear when the mouse hover out. If the tooltip is being used appropriately, it can improve our site’s user friendly level, and also save us a lot of spaces. Today, we are going to see 15 jQuery plugins to create an user friendly tooltip. 1. qTip qTip is an advance tooltip plugin which provides tonnes of features like rounded corners and speech bubble tips. 2. jQuery Tools/Tooltips This tooltip plugin can contains any HTML element such as links, table, forms, and images. 3. Simpletip allows you to create tooltips with ease on any element on the page using the power of jQuery’s selectors and event management. 4. jQuery (mb)Tooltip jQuery (mb)Tooltip is a beautiful alternative tooltip which is depended on jQuery timers and dropshadow plugins. 5. 6. jQuery Input Floating Hint Box 7. 8. 9. 10. clueTip 11. jTip 12. 13. 14. 15. jqTooltip
15 Must-Have Minimalist Icon Sets A few months ago we posted a collection of icon sets for minimal style web design. It was quite the challenge finding high-quality icons of this style, but I was able to find some gems and the effort was greatly appreciated by our readers. Since several months have passed, I decided to scour the internet again for new sets and ones I may have missed the last go around. You’ll be pleased to see that I was able to find 15 Must Have Minimalist Icons Sets. Default Icon Goo-EE Icon Set bwpx.icns Munich Sanscons Wireframe Toolbar Icons Eclipse 2 Dortmund UIDesign Icons Symbol Signs Mnml Icon Set Only2 Icons (92 icons in set) Devine Icons 2 Devine Icons About the Author Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. Related Posts 441 shares 9 Free Icon Sets to Diversify your Library Every designer needs to be ready to go wherever their projects take them. Read More 464 shares 8 Free & Useful Minimal Icon Sets Icons are certainly a very important element of a design.
30 Pro jQuery Tips, Tricks and Strategies Whether you’re a developer or a designer, a strong jQuery skillset is something you can’t afford to be without. Today, I’m going to show you 30 handy jQuery coding tricks that will help you make your scripts more robust, elegant and professional. Getting Started These tips and tricks all have one thing in common- they are all smashingly useful. We’ll start with some basic tricks, and move to some more advanced stuff like actually extending jQuery’s methods and filters. #1 – Delay with Animate() This is a very quick, easy way to cause delayed actions in jQuery without using setTimeout. For instance, let’s say that you wanted to open a dialog and then fade it away after 5 seconds. Don’t you just love jQuery chaining? UPDATE: jQuery 1.4 has eliminated the need for this hack with a method called delay(). #2 – Loop through Elements Backwards One of my personal favorites is being able to loop backwards through a set of elements. #3 – Is There Anything in the jQuery Object? Voila! Wrapping Up
A Showcase of Fresh Logo Designs to Inspire You In past articles, we’ve shown you beautiful logos for inspiration and tutorials on designing logos. Since we believe you can’t have too much design inspiration, here is another set of awesome logo designs to spark your creativity. About the Author Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. Related Posts 428 shares Colorful Logos for Your Inspiration We’ve rounded up some examples of logo designs that make excellent use of color. Read More shares 30 Free Vintage Logo Templates Looking for some high quality vintage logos or insignias?
25+ jQuery Plugins that enhance and beautify HTML form elements Introduction This article will cover the following elements: Advertisement Form Skinning Frustrated with the form elements inconsistency among different browsers? Form Validation It's always good to have client side form validation. Masking Masking can help to avoid human mistake. File Uploader These file uploader transform the orginal input file element into a more robust file uploader that able to upload multiple files and having a progress bar to indicate the upload progress. Checkbox & Radio Button Spice it up your checkbox and radio button with these jQuery plugins! Spin Button & Slider Spin button can be useful sometimes. Auto Complete You must have seen the auto complete functionality from Apple.com, google.com and all the major websites. Calendar & Time picker The old school method to let user select date and time are using drop down lists (day, month and year). Drop Down Menu (Select Element) Want to do more with drop down menu? Color Picker Textarea Conclusion