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On a recent project I was working on, I was looking for a useful, yet lightweight jQuery fullscreen slider plugin. Whilst I was researching the various jQuery plugins available I found so many other plugins that caught my eye I ended up bookmarking many of them for future use.

In todays post I wanted to share with you the various useful jQuery plugins I found. Hopefully you will find some of these jQuery plugins useful on your next web project.

Divi WordPress Theme

Responsive Measure

Responsive Measure is a simple script that allows you to pass in a selector (ideally the container where your primary content will go) which generates the ideal font size needed to produce the ideal measure for your text.


Slabtext – a jquery plugin for producing big, bold & responsive headlines.


Maximage2 is a fullscreen background slideshow plugin that uses jQuery Cycle plugin for it’s slideshow functionality.

Lean Slider

The Lean Slider is a simple jQuery image slider built on the principles of Progressive Enhancement. It simply provides a javascript framework (slideshow functionality, navigation controls, callback functions etc.) for you to build a slider on top of.


jQuery.carouFredSel is a plugin that turns any kind of HTML element into a carousel. It can scroll one or multiple items simultaneously, horizontal or vertical, infinite and circular, automatically or by user interaction. Oh, and it’s responsive too.

Royal Slider

RoyalSlider is easy to use jQuery image gallery and content slider plugin with animated captions, responsive layout and touch support for mobile devices.

JQuery Ken Burns Fullscreen Gallery Slideshow

Ken Burns Fullscreen Gallery Slideshow is a responsive image gallery with multiple transitions included.

Responsive Tile Gallery

Responsive Tile Gallery is a completely responsive image gallery. It allows your visitors to easily sort and view all of your images.

jQuery File Upload Plugin

File Upload widget with multiple file selection, drag&drop support, progress bars and preview images for jQuery.


Freetile is a plugin for jQuery that enables the organization of webpage content in an efficient, dynamic and responsive layout.