10 Must See New Useful jQuery Plugins

Everyday some new jQuery plugin surfaces on the web but not all of them has the “cool” factor. Here are some plugins that does. You will find from shadow animation to minified image gallery to column generator plugin here . Just include the plugin in your header and call it and you are good to go.

Shadow Animation

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This is a very cool plugin. It allows to animate CSS box shadow-property. You can animate the color, the x- and y-offset, the blur-radius and spread-radius.

jQuery Quick Tip

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Yet another tooltip plugin. Very simple and easy .

uGallery – Tiny and Clean Image Gallery

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This is a small image gallery script does not load all images at once, so the gallery is faster.


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Very useful plugin for newspaper-like columns on your webpage. It automatically generates the column once you included it in your webpage.


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jQuery plugin that simulates mosaic transition between images.


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jQuery File Upload

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File upload plugin with lots of useful such as such drag and drop, remove and more.

Flyout Ribbon

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Flyout Ribbon is a simple jQuery plugin for creating a highly customizable flyout ribbon. This plugin is perfect for providing users with a plethera of options in an unobtrusive manner. With 1 mouse click you can show or hide all developer defined options.


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Tytabs : Simple Fading Tabs

Snippet provides a quick and easy way of highlighting source code passages in HTML documents, supports many languaes such as PHP, C++, CSS ruby and more.
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Tytabs is a really simple plugin with a transition fadein/fadeout between tabs contents.

Color Animation

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A jQuery plugin that goes beyond regular jQuery animate function allowing backgroundColor, borderColor, outlineColor and more animation.


Kawsar Ali is a web designer who also likes blogging. In his spare time he walks around with a Nikon D5100 hunting for good textures.

  • http://www.agence-trublion.com Trublion

    good sources !!! too bad some links are dead :-(

  • KK

    Thank for sharing. very nice examples.

  • http://www.igiladera.com igi ladera

    Thanks for this wonderful links. Really appreciate your time and efforts….

  • http://www.agence-trublion.com/ Bertrand

    Thanks for sharing, some of these are really good esp. Color Animation and Shadow Animation.

  • http://www.kingtrend.com Tina Espana

    thanks, interesting article

  • http://www.erfim.net Ercan

    Really there are nice ones..
    I will use jQuery Quick Tip, ModalPop and Code Highlighter Snippet in my blog and portfolio.. thanks.