Horizontal Scrolling with jQuery [Updated]The large majority of websites on the internet prefer vertical, portrait pages and for a good reason. Vertical pages work well with the way we read and the hardware that we use. But sometimes, just sometimes, it is nice to be different and build a website around the horizontal axis. This, however, poses limitations because the computer mouse, and it’s mouse wheel, does not scroll sideways – but this can be rectified with good-ol’ jQuery.
10 jQuery Horizontal Scroll Demos & PluginsIn today’s post we bring to you 10 jQuery Horizontal Scroll Demos & Plugins useful for those who see things horizontally. I guess we have to accept some people scroll both ways! :)jQuery Image Scale CarouselWhat Makes jQuery Image Scale Carousel Different? It auto scales the images you put into it to the appropriate height and width keeping their aspect ratio in place. When working with imagery online keeping the integrity of an images aspect ratio is as important as anything else. This is what's so nice about this jQuery plug-in; you don't have to worry about all of your images being perfectly sized for this slider. The jQuery Image Scale Carousel auto scales all of your images making implementation super simple. How does it work?
How To Make a Horizontal Website Tutorialhome » code » jquery plugins » horizontal website View Demo 1 (simple as it gets) View Demo 2 (with a little style) I have some bad news folks - your going to see a lot more horizontal websites floating around the web now. CSS by me - JS by ScrollTO, LocalScroll, and jQuery - integrated together and made dead simple by me! Horizontally centered on any size screen (vertically centered also in demo 2).
Cycle2Overview Cycle2 is a versatile slideshow plugin for jQuery built around ease-of-use. It supports a declarative initialization style that allows full customization without any scripting. Simply include the plugin, declare your markup, and Cycle2 does the rest. Highlights: Supports all browsers Declarative: no scripting needed!carouFredSel - Dev7studiosEasy Carousels in jQuery & WordPress Carousels in WordPress just got a thousand times better. carouFredSel takes the awesome power of the carouFredSel jQuery plugin and integrates it into WordPress so you can create unlimited carousels in your WordPress site without touching any code. Simply upload your images, drag and drop re-order them, add some captions and you’re good to go. Simple or Advanced Configuration carouFredSel comes with three configurations modes, “Basic” mode where you can choose some of our built in layout styles and keep things uber simple, “Advanced” mode or “Super User” mode where you can literally edit the configuration like you would when using the jQuery plugin for ultimate control and flexibility.
Download jQueryCompressed and uncompressed copies of jQuery files are available. The uncompressed file is best used during development or debugging; the compressed file saves bandwidth and improves performance in production. You can also download a sourcemap file for use when debugging with a compressed file. The map file is not required for users to run jQuery, it just improves the developer's debugger experience.Hide your header on scroll - Headroom.jsDownloads What's it all about? Headroom.js is a lightweight, high-performance JS widget (with no dependencies!) that allows you to react to the user's scroll. The header on this site is a living example, it slides out of view when scrolling down and slides back in when scrolling up. Why use it?