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6 jQuery Form Wizard Plugins

A jQuery Form Wizard is a jQuery plugin that assists with the creation of forms with some sort of form flow (without refreshing your page). For example, if you had a large form for entering user data, you could use a form wizard to divide it into a series of related steps. This has the advantage of not overwhelming use...

14 jQuery Live Search Plugins

A live search is an enhanced search form that uses AJAX technology to deliver results or suggestions within the same view. This is different from a regular HTML input field that is given autocomplete powers from a modern browser like Chrome, Firefox or Safari. A live search is often an input field that has been program...

19+ JavaScript Shorthand Coding Techniques

This really is a must read for any JavaScript-based developer. I have written this article as a vital source of reference for learning shorthand JavaScript coding techniques that I have picked up over the years. To help you understand what is going on I have included the longhand versions to give some coding perspectiv...

10 jQuery HTML5 Audio Players

According to Buzz Angle Music, a total of 83 billion audio streams were consumed in U.S. alone in the first quarter of 2017. This marks a 61.2% increase over the previous quarter. Meanwhile, music sales dropped by 23.8%. May 8th, 2017: This popular article was updated to reflect the currently available audio players a...

5 jQuery Print Page Options

An interesting thing you might not know is that you can dynamically control the print preview UI on your site. By default the browser will choose what to print (most likely the whole window itself), however there are several jQuery plugins out there that will give you control over what is printed. While print plugins ...

13 jQuery SelectBox/Drop-down Plugins

This popular article was updated on 12th October, 2016 to reflect the current state of select/dropdown plugins. The default styling for select elements isn’t for everyone. Sometimes you might want to control how it looks (to keep it consistent across browsers and devices) or you might want additional functionalit...

10 jQuery Panorama Image Display Plugins

Let your visitors enjoy the 360 degrees view of your website images by integrating these cool jQuery Panorama Image Display plugins. Possible uses include Virtual Tours, Panorama Viewers/Scrolling, Image cubes, Endless Photo Sliders and more. Enjoy! [author_more] Related posts: 8 jQuery 360 Degrees Image Display Plug...

Basic jQuery Form Validation Example (2mins)

This popular article was updated on 18th August, 2016 to correct some minor errors and reflect the current version of the library. This tutorial shows you how to set up a basic form validation with jQuery, demonstrated by a registration form. We’re going to use the jQuery Validation Plugin to validate our form. T...

10 jQuery Form Validation Plugins

HTML5 introduced new form attributes so that the browser could validate forms natively. With CSS3 and JavaScript you can realize a basic form validation without the need of a plugin – as described in this article. But this has a few restrictions: Error messages are left to the browser itself, you can only provide ti...

10 jQuery File Upload Plugins

Implementing file uploads with Ajax can be very challenging, especially if you want features like drag and drop support, image previews or progress bars. The following 10 jQuery file upload plugins come with many options, and great user interfaces that will quickly allow you to implement a beautiful file uploader. 1. F...