Best jQuery Other API Plugins & Tutorials with Demo

Address Picker: Display Real Time Map Location in jQuery

Address Picker: Display Real Time Map Location

Address Picker is a jQuery plugin with autocomplete and location on map features. It displays map for the selected address, even while you navigate in autocomplete suggestions.Autocomplete filled by Google Map Geocoder suggestions.

jQuery Slideshow / Image Gallery Plugin: PikaChoose

jQuery Slideshow / Image Gallery Plugin: PikaChoose

Pikachoose is a lightweight jQuery slideshow / image gallery plugin for rotating through a series of images, comes with tons of great features!

jCarousel integrates smoothly with PikaChoose to give your gallery simple and effective carousel. PikaChoose has API hooks for integrating lightboxes and other things.

Knockout a Dynamic jQuery UI

Knockout a Dynamic jQuery UI

Knockout a Dynamic jQuery UI a dynamic jQuery UI by applying the Model-View-View Model(MVVM) pattern.Easily associate DOM elements with model data using a concise, readable syntax.When your data model’s state changes, your UI updates automatically.

Knockout is a JavaScript library that helps you to create rich, responsive display and editor user interfaces with a clean underlying data model. Any time you have sections of UI that update dynamically (e.g., changing depending on the user’s actions or when an external data source changes), KO can help you implement it more simply and maintainably.

jQuery Geo – an interactive mapping plugin

jQuery Geo - an interactive mapping plugin

Query Geo, an open-source geospatial mapping project from Applied Geographics, provides a streamlined JavaScript API for a large percentage of your online mapping needs. Whether you just want to display a map on a wep page as quickly as possible or you are a more advanced GIS user, jQuery Geo can help!

Embellishing Your Google Map with CSS3 and jQuery

Embellishing Your Google Map with CSS3 and jQuery

Interactive maps are neat. It’s not hard to get a basic map embedded on your page, but Google provides a rich and easy to use API for embedding and decorating maps on your web page, so there should be no excuse for boring default maps.

In this article I’ll share a technique I used recently to spice up the “Places to shop and eat” map on Vegan Melbourne, using a combination of the Google Maps API, jQuery animation, and some newer CSS effects.

Hovercard jQuery Plugin for Labels, Links & Information

Hovercard jQuery Plugin for Labels, Links & Information

Hovercard is a free light weight jQuery plugin that enables you to display related information with the hovered label, link, or any html element of your choice. It comes with built in Twitter and Facebook hovercard.

Latest Tweets Tooltip with jQuery

Latest Tweets Tooltip with jQuery

If you have a news website, it might be interesting for you to allow your users to see the latests tweets about a topic. Here is a jQuery plugin for showing the latest tweets about a certain word or phrase.A very interesting plugin that lets you display the latest tweets about a certain topic inside a resizeable tooltip.

Adding Weather to Your Site with jQuery and YQL

Adding Weather to Your Site with jQuery and YQL

If you’re working on a travel, news or other locally-oriented site, adding a display of the current weather conditions in the local area is the perfect touch. In the past, this was a relatively difficult task, involving server-side integration with weather APIs and more. Today, however, jQuery and YQL (a free web service offered by Yahoo) can be used to easily add a customized weather display to your site. In this article I’ll guide you through the process from start to finish.

jQuery FeedFetcher

jQuery FeedFetcher

FeedFetcher is a jQuery plugin that aggregates and embeds feed(s) from Facebook users, applications, and fan pages as well as tweets from given users and/or mentioning given users.

It has convenience features including a post-fetch callback, ability to use multiple display formats, stripping out Twitter @ replies, and filtering Facebook wall posts by type and/or author.

jQuery quickie: Unlimited Scroll using the Twitter API

jQuery quickie: Unlimited Scroll using the Twitter API

I’m currently working with Silverlight and implemented unlimited scroll. This is a great technique that could be used on loads of websites. Instead of the regular pagination, where the user has to click to see the next page, unlimited scroll automatically loads the next page when the user is at the bottom.

I wanted to take this technique and port it to another jQuery example. So the quickie for today is Unlimited scroll using jQuery. I’ve using the Twitter API to make the example, so you’ll learn a little bit about JSON too…