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With all of the changes and rapid advancements CSS and JavaScript have gone through over the years, we should not be surprised at the vast volume of libraries have continually been released.

These time-saving CSS and JavaScript libraries have been built to make our lives that little bit easier, and also offer a learning window into these areas that we may not fully understand.

In this post, you will find 10 Amazing CSS and JavaScript Libraries. No doubt, you’ll find something interesting.

1. Highway

Highway is a lightweight, robust, modern and flexible library that will let us create AJAX navigation’s with beautiful transitions on our websites.

2. Sqorn

Sqorn is a Javascript library for building SQL queries, build complex queries from simple parts and chain, extend, and embed queries.

Sqorn is intuitive by it’s use of modern Javascript language features like tagged template literals and promises makes building and issuing SQL queries a breeze and it’s provides concise syntax for common CRUD operations and it’s generates parameterized queries safe from SQL injection.

3. Sal

Sal (Scroll Animation Library) was created to provide a performant and lightweight solution for animating elements on scroll. It’s based on the Intersection Observer, which gives amazing performance in terms of checking the element’s presence in the viewport.

4. Sanitize.css

sanitize.css is a CSS library that provides consistent, cross-browser default styling of HTML elements alongside useful defaults.

5. Splitting

Splitting.js is a JavaScript microlibrary designed to split (section off) an element in a variety of ways, such as words, characters, child nodes, and more!Most Splitting methods utilize a series of <span>s populated with CSS variables and data attributes unlocking transitions and animations that were previously not feasible with CSS.

6. Motus

Animation library that mimics CSS keyframes when scrolling.

7. Nano ID

Nano ID is a library for generating random IDs. Likewise UUID there is a probability that an ID will be duplicated. But this probability is extremely small.

8. SimpleBar

SimpleBar does only one thing: replace the browser’s default scrollbars with a custom CSS-styled scrollbar without losing performance.Unlike some popular plugins, SimpleBar doesn’t mimic scroll with JavaScript, causing janks and strange scrolling behaviors. You keep the awesomeness of native scrolling…with a custom scrollbar!

9. Howler.js

howler.js is an audio library for the modern web. It defaults to Web Audio API and falls back to HTML5 Audio. This makes working with audio in JavaScript easy and reliable across all platforms.

10. MapKit JS

MapKit JS brings Apple Maps to your website. This JavaScript library lets you add interactive maps to webpages complete with annotations, overlays, and interfaces to Apple Maps services such as search and directionsto enable rich interactions.

And with a free daily limit of 250,000 map views and 25,000 service calls, it has never been easier to deliver maps experiences to more of your users.


10 Amazing CSS and JavaScript Libraries