Tutorials

In this section you will find in-depth how-tos involving common web development and web design techniques.

Overlay-like Effect with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

Today we will create a slick overlay effect with jQuery that does not use an overlay. The idea is to change the opacity or the color of certain elements in order to

Sweet Thumbnails Preview Gallery

By Mary Lou on

In this tutorial we will create an image gallery with jQuery that shows a preview of each image as a little thumbnail. The idea is to hover over the slider dots and

Animated Form Switching with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

In this tutorial we will create a simple animated form switch with three very common forms. The idea is not to leave the page when the user goes to another form but

Parallax Slider with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

Happy New Year! We will kick start 2011 with a vibrant image slider tutorial. We will make use of the parallax principle to move different backgrounds when we slide

Portfolio Zoom Slider with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

In this tutorial we are going to create some nice effects for a portfolio or similar website with jQuery. We will create a tiny slider and integrate it with the amaz

Overlay Effect Menu with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

In this tutorial we are going to create a simple menu that will stand out once we hover over it by covering everything except the menu with a dark overlay. The menu

Hover Slide Effect with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

Today we will create a neat effect with some images using jQuery. The main idea is to have an image area with several images that slide out when we hover over them,

Pull Out Content Panel with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

In this tutorial we will create a content panel that slides out at a predefined scroll position. It will reveal a teaser with related content and it can be expanded

Custom Animation Banner with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

In today’s tutorial we will be creating a custom animation banner with jQuery. The idea is to have different elements in a banner that will animate step-wise i

Slider Gallery with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

This tutorial is about creating a creative gallery with a slider for the thumbnails. The idea is to have an expanding thumbnails area which opens once an album is ch

Compact News Previewer with jQuery

By Mary Lou on

Today we will create a news previewer that let’s you show your latest articles or news in a compact way. The news previewer will show some list of articles on