Cool and crazy jQuery plugins

1. Accordion Multilevel Menu

Accordion

The plugin has a boolean initialization option accordion. If you set this value to “true” the menu behaves as an accordion menu. The irrelevant menu items are closed while the relevant slides open.

2. Activity Indicator

Activity-indicator

Activity Indicator is a resolution independent indicator that works in any browser.

3. Ajax PayPal Cart

Ajax-paypal

AJAX PayPal Cart is a easy to use JQuery plugin for web developer to add a full function shopping cart in their website. The AJAX cart can included a cart widget which allow display of cart information easily. Support PayPal Website Payment Standard.

4. Cloud Zoom

Cloud-zoom

Cloud Zoom is a jQuery image zoom plugin, a comparable alternative to products such as Magic Zoom. Compared to the popular jQZoom plugin, Cloud Zoom is smaller, has more features and more robust compatibility across browsers.

5. Textarea Code Editor

Code-editor

This plugin transforms textareas into code editors with the following advantages: indentation with the Tab key, intelligent home key, auto indent on enter.

6. Color Animation

Color-animation

With jQuery’s animate function, you can animate all kinds of css-properties. What’s really missing from jQuery is animating colors. This plugin will add this feature.

7. Craftyslide

Craftyslide

Craftyslide is a tiny (just 2kb) slideshow built on jQuery. Craftyslide aims to be different, by providing a simple, no-frills method of displaying images; packaged into a small, clean and efficient plugin.

8. jQuery Credit Card Validation

Credit-card

Smart Validate is a jQuery credit card validation plugin, that makes credit card format validation a simple task. It ensures that user has entered valid credit card number before making actual transaction.

9. jQuery Resize And Crop

Crop-resize

jQuery Resize And Crop (jrac) is a jQuery plugin that build a viewport around a given image permitting a person to visually resize an image and place a crop. Then it is
possible to use the coordinates data for any purpose.

10. diagonalFade

Diagonal-fade

diagonalFade is a jQuery plugin allowing you to easily specify direction, fade-in, fade-out, and a host of other options to a grouping of elements. All you have to do is import it, specify the container to which the group of items resides, and poof, you’re off and away.

11. Double Vision

Double-vision

A jQuery 1.6.1 plugin used for moving text from input’s to textarea.

12. DropKick

Dropkick

Creating custom dropdowns is usually a tedious process that requires a ton of extra setup time. Oftentimes lacking conveniences that native dropdowns have such as keyboard navigation. DropKick removes the tedium and lets you focus on making the menu look good.

13. Easy Paginate

Easy-paginate

This plugin allows you to browse easily through the list of items with pagination controls. It is very easy to implement and very lightweight so it might come in handy to use in your own projects.

14. jQuery File Upload

File-upload

jQuery File Upload is a jQuery based lightweight file uploader with multiple file upload and drag&drop support.

15. Simple jQuery Fluid Thumbnail Menu Bar

Fluid-thumbnail

The idea of a fluid thumbnail bar is simple: create a list of thumbnails within a space where the overflow can be flipped through page by page.

16. jQuery.folderPreview

Folder-preview

jQuery.folderPreview is a jQuery plugin that takes a series of images and positions them so that they appear within a folder graphic. This enhances the attractiveness of a browsing UI system, allowing the user to visualize the contents of the folder.

17. jQuery Formwizard

Form-wizard

The form wizard plugin is a jQuery plugin which can be used to create wizard like page flows for forms without having to reload the page in between wizard steps.

18. Grid Navigation

Grid-navigation

jQuery plugin for achieving some neat grid navigation effects.

19. gSlider

Gslider

gSlider is an interactive image slider built on jQuery. It is versatile, lightweight and easy to implement in any website or web applications.

20. HTML5 jQuery Music Player

Html5-music-player

A HTML5 music player that uses an awesome design created by Orman Clark and jPlayer.

21. leanModal

Ieanmodal

A super simple modal window plugin that works with your CSS. Perfect for hidden page content. Uber light at just 780 bytes (minified). Flexible width & height, image free, supports multiple instances on one page. Great for login, sign up & alert panels, etc.

22. jQuery Image Gallery

Image-gallery

Image Gallery with Lightbox effect and slideshow functionality for jQuery UI.

23. Simple jQuery Image Hover Effect

Image-hover

This is a simple technique to animate an image when hovering using jQuery’s animate() effect.

24. ImageLens

Image-lens

Use this jQuery plug-in to add lens style zooming effect to an image,

25. ImageSelect

Image-select

ImageSelect is a jQuery plugin that allows the user to select an image by means of a nice looking dropdown.

26. Easy Image Zoom

Image-zoom

Easy Image Zoom gives you the opportunity to see large details of the product while moving the cursor over a medium sized image.

27. jbar

Jbar

jbar is a jQuery plugin that transforms an unordered list <ul> into a toolbar with dropdown menus.

28. JbhSlider

Jbhslider

JbhSlider is a fully customizable slider. You can add/remove navigation or pagination. You can set the effect, the duration and the functions after/before.

29. jEscape

Jescape

This extension captures all the keydown events faster and less time writing code, you’ll profit.

30. jShowOff

Jshowoff

jShowOff is a jQuery plugin for creating a rotating content module. It works by creating ‘slides’ from the child elements (eg. <li>) inside a specified wrapper element (eg. <ul>) on which .jshowoff() is invoked. It then rotates through the slides, with options for controls, links, and more.

31. jQuery Lifestream

Lifestream

Show a stream of your online activity with jQuery

32. jQuery Link Preview

Link-preview

jLinkPreview is a plug-in for jQuery Library which simply allows you to see a link’s preview image before you visit them by just hovering on it. Link preview will appear by your cursor when you hover.

33. jQuery Mapz

Maps

With Mapz you can easily create draggable image maps by just calling one function and by using some simple and clean HTML mark-up.

34. MobilyMap

Mobily-map

MobilyMap is a jQuery plugin (7KB) that can create a Google Maps-like, draggable interface from any image.

35. Simple Overlay

Overlay

A jQuery Plugin for easily adding lightweight, flexible overlays to your projects.

36. jPaginator

Paginator

A plugin for animated pagination, with auto-acceleration, a slider, and highly customizable.

37. jQuery-preloader

Preloader

This jQuery plugin preloads CSS, JS, HTML and images with visual loader, fast and very small.

38. My QR Code

Qr-code

This plugin generate QR code for mobile devices using Google Chart API with jQuery. By default, the plugin will generate the QR code for the URL of the page. You can also specify the text, encoding and size of the QR code.

39. QuoVolver

Quovolver

40. jRumble

Rumble

jRumble is a jQuery plugin that rumbles, vibrates, shakes, and rotates any element you choose. It’s great to use as a hover effect or a way to direct attention to an element. You can control the X, Y, and rotation range, the speed, and event trigger for the rumble.

41. jQuery.slideBanjo

Slidebanjo

jQuery.slideBanjo is a plugin, that shows pretty slides on your site. Supports background loading of pictures, simple to customize, full documentation. Compatible with IE7 and higher.

42. Slides

Slides

Slides is a slideshow plugin for jQuery that is built with simplicity in mind. Packed with a useful set of features to help novice and advanced developers alike create elegant and user-friendly slideshows.

43. Smart Spin

Smart-spin

Smart spin is a jQuery spin button plugin that mimics the very common windows spin button control. Smart spin allows you to select a value between minimum and maximum values using either mouse or keyboard. You can also enter a value via keyboard.

44. Snippet

Snippet

Snippet is a jQuery syntax highlighting plugin built on top of the SHJS script found on SourceForge. Snippet provides a quick and easy way of highlighting source code passages in HTML documents.

45. jQuery Spinner Control

Spinner-control

Converts the text input to a spinner control. This plugin works fine with ASP.net for the post backs.

46. e24TabMenu

Tabmenu

e24TabMenu is a plugin written for scriptaculous. It is a tab menu that expands and collapses smoothly.

47. jQuery TagBox

Tagbox

This is a jQuery plugin to help add tags like input in your forms.

48. Tiny Carousel

Tiny-carousel

Tiny Carousel is a lightweight carousel for sliding html based content. It was built using the javascript jQuery library. Tiny Carousel was designed to be a dynamic lightweight utility that gives webdesigners a powerfull way of enhancing a websites user interface.

49. JQuery Wysiwym

Wysiwym

JQuery-Wysiwym is a wysiwym (What You See Is What You Mean) editor. It is not meant to be used to output HTML, it simply helps with the desired markup syntax. Currently supported are Markdown, MediaWiki, and BBCode.

50. Zebra_Dialog

Zebra-dialog

Zebra_Dialog is a small (4KB minified), compact (one JS file, no dependencies other than jQuery 1.5.2+) and highly configurable dialog box plugin for jQuery, meant to replace JavaScript’s alert and confirmation dialog boxes and built using the jQuery Plugin Boilerplate.