Implementation of responsive layouts in web designs is one of the modern trends nowadays. This kind of layouts has the ability to automatically adjust to fit in different browser sizes of devices such as Smart phones, Tablets and Desktop computers. Generally the way to achieve it is by means of media queries that operate like a conditional statement that decides what CSS is to be applied on a web page. On the other hand there is also a necessity to organize individual elements such as navigation menus, forms, sliders, carousal, and more of the web page so that they can also adapt in a flexible way to various browser sizes.
In this condition CSS media queries and jQuery are very useful. Users have seen many responsive WordPress themes released recently and often make it easier to set up a fully responsive website. There is a variety of j query plug-in for responsive layout that can really support developers in creating flexible web pages. These plugins determine major responsive layouts for the developers. Here are some responsive query plugins such as FrameIt, TinyNav.js, Masonry, Refine Slide and more.
TINYNAV.JS is a tiny responsive navigation lightweight plug-in that weighs only 443bytes that transforms navigations to a select box for small screens such as iPhone, iPad etc. It has the ability of design to select the current page and then it adds a code for that item. Although it is similar to other responsive j Query plug-in and has the same functions as well but it might be the smallest file size for developers to use. It has introduced lots of features like it can link files, adds markup, and adds style.
It has fully customizable options. This plug-in is tested on different browsers and proved that it can perfectly work with almost all browsers such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari5, Chrome15, Opera 11.5, iO S Safari, Opera Mobile, IE7 Mobile, Firefox Mobile Android browser and many more as well.
Masonry is modern and forceful grid layout j query plug-in. It can be defined as the reverse of CSS floats which has the ability to arrange the elements horizontally first then arranges the elements vertically. On the other hand Masonry has the ability to arrange the elements vertically and positing every element in the grid. It minimizes vertical gaps among elements of changeable heights, just as mason fitting stone in a wall.
Serving user’s content in a masonry design can make the blog portion of any website more visually attractive and remarkable for the readers. It does not matter what is the length of the user’s post it will automatically adjust to fill every bit of a gap. Using Masonry plug-in users can solve this problem very easily.
The WMU j Query slider has a unique and modern design and its installation is very easy. Once they used it will surely impress them because of its custom design. It is a faster slider and has the ability to fix bugs. WMU slider is a slider with touch support and responsive features. Boasting navigation control option, along with allowing users to adjust speed and turn auto play on or off, WMU slider is an easy to implement solution for a responsive slider .It has amazing customizing features such as animation, animation duration, slideshow, slideshow speed, slide to start, navigation control, pagination control, previous text, next text and more.
Among many other fantastic responsive j Query plugins, Sidr is modern and unique j Query plug-in that has the capability of creating side menus and the simplest way of doing menu responsive. Using this plug-in user can create side menus easily and it provides an easy way for doing their existing menu responsive. It works brilliantly with desktop computer also. Two themes included in it one is dark and the other one is a light one. Users can use them to create a new theme or can dominate them with their own styles.
It allows users to produce multiple Sidr on each side of the user’s browser to create responsive menu. Using this plug in users can create multiple menus according to the user’s wish as they want on the same page. It allows users to place these menus on the right or on the left side of the web page. It provides four ways to load content in the menu, users can choose their with the source option. It allows users to create a callback function to load content in the menu.
Nowadays it is not easy to find a plug-in that is responsive and can display content immediately is hard. For these purpose developers have built magnify popup light box j Query plug in. The light box is one of those tools that have the capability to work enormously on the desktop computers. Magnifico popup j query plug in is a free and simple j Query lightbox plugin that is aimed on performance and also providing the finest experience for users on devices. Using Magnific popup plugin users can able to speed up the loading time of an image.
Users can take advantage of progressive loading it displays images before they are completely loaded. It has an option to automatically switch to other mobile friendly source on small devices. It provides an appropriate source for different pixel destiny displays. It is tested on different browser and proved that it works great with Desktop computer, Chrome, Safari, FF, Opera and more.
Tables inside on a website are often difficult to read on mobile devices. The Foo Table j Query plugin displays these tables in an organized and efficient way. The Foo Table is a plug in which aimed to make HTML tables on the smaller device look awesome. It does not matter how many columns of data are in there. If user wants to lot of data in a table on a smaller mobile device Foo Table plug in solving this problem by allowing hiding certain columns for smaller screens.
Foo Table uses specific data on the table to identify which columns will be visible at the different breakpoints. Users can easily sort out every column alphabetically with the click of a button. It includes add and search boxes which allow users to drill down into the data according to their need. It works great with the concept of breakpoints as well.
A jquery plug in that helps users to deliver different content to multiple devices; it serves different content to different devices. This plugin helps users to load content that is suitable for the current device screen sizes. It is usually used together with Responsive web design techniques. Responsive content and Responsive design operate on different levels. Both have particular screen sizes and the former applies a specific styling to the same content but latter actually loads different contents. It can be described as a coarse grained content loader; it has designed to drag out a complete block of Html into the content area of a web page.
It has designed is to have ‘’header’’ and ‘’footer’’ Html areas that are common on all devices, and to animatedly change the content area of the page with Html personalized to the requesting device sizes and capabilities. The loaded content as a single Html portion using Ajax inserted into a particular container element. Each section request reports the screen sizes and other device ability information, and allowing the server to modify the Html section in its response.
It is very simple and light weight plugin that has designed to Embed from several providers with full responsive sizes in flowing web designs. It is an easy to use jQuery plugin. It provides an easy to use interface with a click of a single button. It helps to show videos as thumbnail let them open in the color box. It has short and easy shortcode syntax. It works perfectly with many videos sites such as Blip, Break, CollegeHumour, Funny or die, Gametrilers, Liveleak, Metacafe, Movieweb, Myspace, Myvideo, Snotr, Spike, Ustream, YouTube and many more as well.
Using Ideal forms users can build responsive forms easily. It is a small framework that has the ability to build powerful and beautiful forms of web. It includes fantastic features, it is completely responsive, includes keyboard support, customizable input types like select, checkbox, and file. It provides on the spot validation, custom date picker and localization also include in it. It supports different browsers such as Webkit, Opera, and more.