jQuery is a powerful tool to create advanced and professional effects. It provides a tremendous power to create Flash like effects a it is closely compared with Flash. Flash was the technology used by many web designers a while ago, but now its the turn of jQuery to add the special effects or interactivity to a website.
You may be interested to view the interesting and useful jQuery examples,
Here are 20+ online demos that show the power of jQuery for creating advanced effects and interactivity that can rival Flash.
This demo mimics the popular card flip technique which can rotate an element 360 degrees around its own x or y-axis.
Achieve a retina like effect as found in Apple iPhones with this plugin with jQuery and CSS. This turns the static image into a fully functional ‘Retina Effect’ i.e place your pointer anywhere in the image and get a zoomed out image of the same within the same page.
iCarousel is a beautiful and simple horizontal image slider, with a beautiful look.
This is a great plugin for sorting an array of elements/icons on a page with nice fade-in/fade-out and animation effects.
AviaSlider, a slideshow plugin features unique transition effects, includes an image preloader, autoplay and stop, supports linked images and size of only 8 kb works with jQuery lower and higher versions.
A beautiful background image navigation with jQuery.
Above, you see an example of a beautiful advanced background image slideshow, recreated after the effect as seen on the website from Philadelphia. It features changing text and playback controls. When the animation doesn’t seem smooth, the images might not be loaded. This script can perfectly be combined with an image preloading plugin to get rid of this effect.
This image viewer is similar to Apple’s CoverFlow interface that has become so familiar in their various products and applications.
A simple menu which automatically expands in the shape of a bubble and displays the rest of the menu inside it, e.g gallery and prints inside Photos menu is achieved with the help of awesome Bubble Navigation plugin with jQuery.
A brilliant jQuery plugin.
This jQuery effect allows you to easily transform your image lists into beautiful galleries with Flash-like zoom effects in them.
Clicking on the “+” symbols reveals additional information with a nice smooth animation effect.
A login form is the most important one in any web design but most of the time it displays the redundant information, here is a jQuery plugin which reveals the self and its content of the top panel only when clicked.
14. Sliding Boxes
This is a beautiful, elegant and vibrant jquery plugin, which will add to your website an awesome, modern look.
This demo looks deceptively simple, but upon further examination you will find there are several layers to the complexity of the zoom-out effect.
16. Carrot Creative
Just sit back and enjoy the slideshow with bigger images with Carrot Creative which displays the images as a horizontal slideshow and moves to the next image after a short duration of time automatically.
This is a beautiful and very cool jQuery effect which creates a small snapshot from a full-size picture.
Another unique take on the typical slideshow interface. Here the author adds diagonal navigation to spice up the interface and to make it stand out.
19. Cloud Zoom
A zoom jQuery plugin, Cloud Zoom displays a larger or zoomed out image of the particular area when hovered over the original image. This plugin is much smaller, has more features and has robust compatibility over browsers.
The menu that you see above is a very fancy one and showing some great use of jQuery and CSS3.
This demo can be used to take advantage of websites where there is lots of screen space. Clicking on a section of the website reveals a modal box which displays more information about the clicked section.
22. Hovering Gallery
The hovering image gallery shown here uses the latest jQuery and CSS techniques which scans a folder of images and builds a drag and drop light box gallery around it. Search engine friendly and compatible with browsers.
23. Jquery DJ Hero
Based on the fun game jTypingHero which tested your typing skills, this plugin jQuery DJ Hero combines jQuery ans CSS3 creates 3 records which can start spinning and even scratching is enabled.