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It is one of the most popular JavaScript libraries that you find on the web and every designer and developer knows about jQuery, plus it is lightweight,  extensible, and there are jQuery plugins freely available for almost every functionality you can think of, however, it may become difficult to sift through every plugins that been released and finding the gems is a absolute must-haves.

So Today’s I’m showcasing 15 Amazing and New jQuery Plugins that you can find directly on Github and you are certainly welcome to fork these plugins and creative another awesome way of improving these plugins.

1. Modal Video

Modal Video is a jQuery plugin to show videos on modal boxes, this plugin has  beautiful features  such as transition, accessible for keyboard navigation and screen readers, including some rich options for YouTube API and Vimeo API.

2. Alton

Alton is a jQuery-powered scrolling plugin that utilises custom vertical scrolling effects in order to present and navigate through web content in a unique manner. It utilizes the whole scrolljacking idea, but greatly improves upon the often-poorly-implemented scrolljacking experiences you might be used to.

3. jQuery Mask

A plugin to make masks on form fields

4. Form

The jQuery Form Plugin allows you to easily and unobtrusively upgrade HTML forms to use AJAX. The main methods, ajaxForm and ajaxSubmit, gather information from the form element to determine how to manage the submit process. Both of these methods support numerous options which allows you to have full control over how the data is submitted.

5. Lity

Lity is a ultra-lightweight, accessible and responsive lightbox plugin which supports images, iframes and inline content out of the box.

6. Perfect Scrollbar

Minimalistic but perfect custom scrollbar plugin

7. Tilt.js

A tiny requestAnimationFrame powered 60+fpslightweight parallax hover tilt effect for jQuery.

8. jRange

jQuery Plugin to create Range Selector

9. jQuery Flexdatalist

Flexdatalist is (another) jQuery autocomplete plugin with support for <datalist>.

10. jfMagnify

jQuery plugin that creates a magnify glass effect. This plugin will magnify html content, not just images. It does this by cloneing an identified element and its children, scaling it to your specification, and then appending to an identified container element.

11. Dynamic Max Height

This is a jQuery plugin to dynamically check a layer height and compare it to a custom height value.

12. resTable

The resTables jQuery plugin allows you to easily make your table responsive.

13. mgGlitch

A little jquery helper to glitch everything

14. infoBox

infoBox is a tooltip style jQuery plugin to create information signs on your web pages which will show information boxes on mouseover. The created information boxes will resemble the conversation/message boxes. These boxes will be aligned perfectly without moving out of the page unless you specify a larger width for the box.

15. Cropper

A simple jQuery image cropping plugin.


15 Amazing and New jQuery Plugins you can find on GitHub