With the hope that you all liked list of 140 Best jQuery Plugins of the Year 2013 and the plugins listed were of use and solved the purpose we are here with another roundup which is for the month of January. From URL ColorUP to jQuery Maxsubmit, Full Page Image slideshow, EasyTree and SlipHover, there are lot many best jQuery plugins which we have listed down to help you do complete your miscellaneous projects without fuss.
The list comprises of more than 40+ best jQuery plugins of January 2014 which we have carefully handpicked to solve the purpose for which these have been developed and help you the best possible way. Sneak a peek at these plugins and let us know which ones you liked the most and are best suited to get the job done and make your task easy.
40+ Best jQuery Plugins of January 2014
1. URL ColorUP
URL ColorUP is a useful jQuery plugin developed by to let users automatically highlight URLs in text areas as it is the case with Twitter.
Simple Pagination is a simple and easily customizable pagination plugin for jQuery that has been developed by Developed by Douglas Denhartog.
Brainchild of Fede, Smooth Image Loading lets users load images sequentially that provides smoothness of prevalent loading animations.
Maxsubmit by Jason Judge is a jQuery plugin that lets users detect if there are too many form items submitted thereby ensuring that the server is able to cope with.
Coverflow JS is a jQuery UI powered coverflow component that is developed by Sebastian Sauer to let users create a fully functional ‘CoverFlow’ effect with the help of combination of jQuery UI components and CSS3 transforms.
This plugin promises to take care that the user is able to easily create a live preview of url based on its Open Graph properties and other details. This plugin is developed by Mark Serbol.
Aakash Chakravarthy has come up with a plugin named Easy Ticker that is a news ticker like jQuery plugin that scrolls the list infinitely. It is easily customizable, flexible with lot many cool features that make it quite user-friendly.
Capital Letter is a lightweight jQuery plugin that is developed for creating cool capital letters and is developed by Laureano Arcanio.
Andrey Kostakov developed a cool jQuery plugin and named it SocialShare. Its a plugin that helps create custom share buttons and counters for websites.
BttrLazyLoading by Julien Renaux is a jQuery plugin that lets web apps defer image loading until images are scrolled. Also, it allows users to witness different version of images for four different screen sizes.
11. jQuery Collapser
Aakash Chakravarthy seems to amaze people by coming up with cool helpful plugins. Here is yet another plugin named Collapser that is a small and useful plugin for collapsing an element text by words, characters and lines with a flexible API.
David Simpson has developed a plugin named Scroll Up Menu which is a simple mobile optimized menu system that becomes invisible when users are not using it.
Developed by Peder Andreas Nielsen, Parallax ImageScroll plugin enables users to create image parallax effects when scrolling the page.
Developed by Low Yong Zhen, Email Autocomplete autocompletes the domain in email fields.
Dominik Gorecki has developed a plugin namely BlockScroll that breaks down information into blocks and presents them one screen at a time making the page responsive.
Full Page Image slideshow is a super-sized slideshow plugin that expands to fill up the space to for the perfect visual treat without any kind of fuss.
Content flows up as you scroll is cool plugin that has been developed by Dominik Gorecki. The plugin gives you the content flow up effect as you scroll down.
18. jQuery Respify
Developed by Matthisk Heimensen, this is a simple responsive image library that parses a image from a set of child span nodes with data-media and data-src attributes.
Developed by Adam Smith, Slidebars is a jQuery plugin that easily implements mobile app-style revealing menus and sidebars into your website.
Searcher Plugin is the brainchild of Lukas Beranek. This plugin helps connect list-like data with an input for searching.
Wayou has developed this plugin to enable users apply direction aware 2D/3D hover effect to images that can be used in different projects.
Presented by Dynamic Drive, 3D Notifier plugin smoothly scrolls the page to the top before revealing the panel in a 3D fashion.
23. jQuery Tocible
Tocible by Mark Serbol is a lightweight plugin developed to help users create table of contents navigation menu.
This plugin is not our find instead introduced by one of our readers named Christophe Brisbois who has developed touch enabled, responsive, fast plugin for implementing image gallery. nanoGALLERY features multi-level navigation in albums, lightbox, hover effects on thumbnails, slideshow, fullscreen, pagination, image lazy load, themes, bootstrap compatibility and much more that contribute in making it a great pick.
Developed by Velidar Petrov this plugin promises to help in automating nested menu management like expanding and collapsing flexibly and in a configurable way.
Karl Payne developed a pluin to help users convert CSS styles in inline styles easily and named it Inline CSS Styler.
27. jQuery share
Developed by Harshen Pandey, this highly customizable Plugin lets users share their website, post, article, blog on facebook, twitter, linkedin, pinterest or tumblr without any fuss.
28. Pull to Refresh
Luis Felipe Kaufmann da Silva has developed a plugin named Pull to Refresh. As the name hints, this plugin aims at performing pull to refresh (p2r).
29. jQuery Listarea
Listarea by Omar Wheatley helps turn the textarea into structured list of items.
Valgin is a jQuery plugin that enables users to align vertically HTML element without CSS hacks. What exactly this plugin does is that it simply adds a margin-top to the absolute positioned layer that has to be aligned vertically depending on the parent’s height.
31. jQuery EasyTree
EasyTree by Matthew Rand is a jQuery plugin that helps in creating tree menus easily.
jQueryUI easy TimePicker by Aaldert van Weelden is a cool jQuery plugin that helps users in picking a time period in predefined formats.
Simple slider with effect of blinds by Cedric Che-Azeh Ngwa, bvslide is a simple jQuery slider that comes with blind effect. It accepting parameters like display of dots or numbers, delay between slides to solve the purpose for which it has been developed.
34. Radiant Scroller
Ilya Bodrov has developed a jQuery plugin named Radiant Scroller to let users create responsive scrollers with grid and simple horizontal layouts. Easily customizable with variety of options and some API methods for your convenience this plugin truly deserves to be mentioned.
35. CSS Animate Auto
Brainchild of David Clark, CSS Animate Auto is a jQuery plugin that uses CSS transitions for animating an element’s height or width to auto.
Developed by Artem Polikarpov, formyeah promises to help in keeping user input. When the page reloads or incase it crashes, the plugin automatically restores values in fields when page reloads.
Harshen Pandey has developed countdownTimer that is a reverse count down jQuery plugin to display countdown when needed.
Tabbler Ben Plum is a jQuery plugin that enables users to add simple tabbed interfaces in a super easy way.
Mr.JsonTable is a simple, small jQuery plugin that is developed for creating HTML Table from JSON data with paging sorting and columns that users can easily hide.
Change or Delayed Key Event Listener by Matt Snider is a useful jQuery plugin that adds two event listeners to an element. As the name says, it helps users in subscribing to change and a delayed key event on an element.
41. jQuery Imagefit
Imagefit by Periplo as the name hints is a simple, lightweight jQuery plugin that helps users in making images fit whenever and wherever they wish to.
Time by Edmund Gentle is a simple plugin that lets users display the time since an event.
StickyChimp is a simple jQuery plugin that is similar to the new MailChimp sticky navigation menu.
This is the end of the list of best jQuery plugins of January 2014. Which of these useful jQuery plugins are best suited to solve your purpose? Also, let us know if you have any such plugin developed by you or anyone and you think deserves to be the part of the list.