jQuery Quicksand plugin Quicksand Reorder and filter items with a nice shuffling animation. Activity Monitor 348 KB Address Book1904 KB Finder 1337 KB Front Row 401 KB Google Pokémon 12875 KB iCal 5273 KB iChat 5437 KB Interface Builder 2764 KB iTuna 17612 KB Keychain Access 972 KB Network Utility 245 KB Sync 3788 KB TextEdit 1669 KB Demo seems sluggish? Disable CSS3 scaling and try again. Isn’t it cool? Beautiful Background Image Navigation with jQuery In this tutorial we are going to create a beautiful navigation that has a background image slide effect. The main idea is to have three list items that contain the same background image but with a different position. The background image for each item will be animated to slide into place in […] View demoDownload source In this tutorial we are going to create a beautiful navigation that has a background image slide effect. The main idea is to have three list items that contain the same background image but with a different position.
jQuery Panel Gallery 2.0 Released Since it’s been about a year since the Panel Gallery plugin was last updated, I figured that it was overdue for some spiffying up. I’ve completely rewritten the Panel Gallery plugin and added a HUGE amount of new effects. You’re no longer are you limited to just panels to transition your images; now you have a whole slew of different effect to apply, with multiple ways to apply them. View the demos. jMapping Documentation jQuery plugin for creating Google Maps from semantic markup This plugin is designed for quick development of a page that implements a Google Map with a list of the locations that are specified within the HTML. The plugin tries to allow as much graceful degradation as possible by having the HTML be as semantic as possible. The plugin expect the HTML for the locations to be grouped under a common element. Additionally, it expects the links and Map Info Window content to be grouped under the location elements.
Nivo Slider - The Most Awesome jQuery Image Slider jQuery & WordPress Image Slider The Nivo Slider is world renowned as the most beautiful and easy to use slider on the market. The jQuery plugin is completely free and totally open source, and there is literally no better way to make your website look totally stunning.
Flip! A jQuery plugin v0.9.9 Flip is a jQuery plugin that will flip easily your elements in four directions. Try it How to use? Like every jquery plugin, just chain it: How to change content? Add content params in this way: BitmapData Colour Palette › Extracting Interesting Colour Palettes from an Image My previous post explained and provided a very simple method for extracting colours from a BitmapData image, by averaging the colours in specific areas. This can have several applications, for example it features in a large amount of prototypes for the update to my Motion Tracking engine. However, if you want to create an accurate and representative colour palette from an image it has several flaws, the most obvious being that by averaging colours, you are actually removing or diluting the striking but perhaps less frequent colours in the image – the very colours which often make an image’s colour palette so exiting! So, if we’re to extract an exciting and more representative palette from an image, we need a more intelligent algorithm; one which takes into account what makes a colour palette interesting – the contrasts and juxtapositions of colours within the image.
Event Delegation in jQuery and Performance (live vs bind vs other options) - ravelrumba Back home in Massachusetts for the holidays. Lots of snow and lots of cold. And an uncommon spell of morning quiet time in which, while trying to think of a better way to capture events in Google Analytics, I ended up comparing and testing different options for handling events, most involving delegation and most involving jQuery. (If you’re unfamiliar with the concept of event delegation, check out this post by Nicholas Zakas.) For this purpose the goal is to listen for all click events and then decide which ones we want to send to Analytics.
Making an Interactive Picture with jQuery In this tutorial I will be showing you how to piece together an interactive picture – aka an image that contains tooltips and popup boxes. This can be useful for showing off a particular aspect of a photo (ie items or people). The original inspiration for this tutorial came from the IKEA website, which uses Flash to accomplish something similar, although admittedly with a few extra features. 5 Fresh and Useful jQuery Plugins Were Born in November 2009 jQuery is great and the amount of free extensions is simply amazing! The number of jQuery plugins that were created monthly is very hard to count and to know; And It is not easy to know which one is the nice one. In November 2009, 5 jQuery plugins were born and most of people believed that they are useful for web designers. Enjoy the 5 fresh jQuery plugins! 1. jQSlickWrap jQSlickWrap is a jQuery plugin which enables you to easily and accurately wrap your text around the content of floated images.