Whether you use jQuery or not, you should know why it’s so popular with web designers and web masters. There are a lot of reasons for this and one of them is that jQuery enables you to create stunning backgrounds for your and your customer’s websites.
Below you’ll find 10 tutorials that highlight the power of jQuery. Each tutorial is unique and very informative but all of them have a common aim – to teach you how to create outstanding backgrounds. Note: all tutorials come with demo links so you could see what you can get if you follow the guidelines provided in the tutorials.
The tutorial introduces a simple way of creating a website layout that will come with an animated background. When you are done you’ll get a feeling that your website is flying in the sky.
If you prefer your website to be “flying” in the night sky, then you’ll enjoy this very tutorial.
Would you like to add some movement to your header? If so, this tutorial is exactly for you; it’ll teach you how to animate your header’s background image and jQuery will help you to achieve the best result.
If you follow this tutorial you’ll learn how to make your website more lively. Basically you’ll get tips on how to create a scrolling background effect.
Learn how to create a background image slideshow so that the background image could fit any browser.
If you use Blogger, here is a simple way to enhance your blog with a scrolling background.
Here is another trick to create an animated background using jQuery.
If you’d like your website to look unusual you’ll definitely enjoy this tutorial. Once you follow the guidelines you’ll end up with a funny effect – the background image will change every time the visitor enters a new page. This way an effect of moving clouds will be created.
Would you like your site visitors feel like they are traveling by train? If so, make sure you check out this tutorial.
Learn how easy it is to build a website that will offer a new background color for every page.
We hope you’ll find the above listed tutorials helpful and at the end of this article we’d like to share a few useful plugins:
That’s all for today, good luck learning and practicing!
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In case you would like to find more jQuery plugins, please read the post about 15 Magnificent jQuery Plugins for WordPress Blogs