Best jQuery Animation Plugins & Tutorials with Demo

Draggable Menu with Image Grid Previews

Draggable Menu with Image Grid Previews

A draggable inline menu with a scattered thumbnail preview of an image grid.After our little draggable image strip experiment, we wanted to explore using the dragging functionality on a menu. The idea is to show a large inline menu with some scattered thumbnails. The menu can be dragged and while doing so, the thumbnails get moved with an animation. Each menu item also changes the letters to show an outlined version. When clicking on the “explore” link under a menu item, the thumbnails move and enlarge to form a grid.

Creating Grid-to-Fullscreen Animations with Three.js

Creating Grid-to-Fullscreen Animations with Three.js

Learn how to create thumbnail to fullscreen animations for image grids using Three.js.In this tutorial we want to look at how to create some interesting grid-to-fullscreen animations on images. The idea is to have a grid of smaller images and when clicking on one, the image enlarges with a special animation to cover the whole screen. We’ll aim for making them accessible, unique and visually appealing. Additionally, we want to show you the steps for making your own.

Ola.js : A Library for Smoothly Animating Values

Ola.js : A Library for Smoothly Animating Values

Ola.js is a smooth animation library for interpolating numbers.

Animated Image Columns with TweenMax

Animated Image Columns with TweenMax

An experimental web layout where several image columns get animated out when a menu item is clicked.The idea is based on the current trend of a grid layout where the columns are animated.  In our demo, we animate a decorative image grid and make the columns move away in an alternating way, revealing some content underneath. We use a playful hover effect for the menu items and mimic the animating when they fly away. We also added some slight mouse move interaction for the columns.

jQuery Timer Animation

jQuery Timer Animation

jQuery Timer Animation , input the time in seconds and minutes and will work till the desired time.

Nicebord.js : jQuery plugin for Animate Border

Nicebord.js : jQuery plugin for Animate Border

Nicebord.js is a jQuery plugin to create nice border animation in block elements.

Underwater-Style Navigation Using PixiJS

Underwater-Style Navigation Using PixiJS

A tutorial on how to create a visually distinct and accessible WebGL menu that builds from any given HTML navigation.This tutorial assumes that you are proficient with JavaScript. A familiarity with WebGL and PixiJS is useful.

How to Create and Animate Rotated Overlays

How to Create and Animate Rotated Overlays

A tutorial on how to create and animate rotated overlays, or “reveal” elements, for interesting page transition effects. We call this type of transitions a “reveal” animation because some content is already there while an overlay element animates out, revealing what’s underneath.

Multipurpose Table with Animated Collapsible Columns

Multipurpose Table with Animated Collapsible Columns

A multipurpose, responsive table with animated collapsible columns and sticky head made with CSS3, jQuery and GSAP’s TweenMax.

Propeller.js : JavaScript library to Rotate Elements by Mouse

Propeller.js : JavaScript library to Rotate Elements by Mouse

Propeller is a JavaScript library to rotate elements by mouse. Supports inertia and stepwise rotation. It is also compatible with touch devices.