jQuery has been the driving force behind some of the coolest web animation effects in website design. Because it is highly versatile, it has been used to perform interactive effects such as 360 image rotation, and superbly impressive user web interfaces powered by jQuery navigation plugins. One of the interesting jQuery animation effects is the page-flipping animation, which turns a simple page-shift into a simulating of the turning of pages in a book. This fun feature can be implemented by the use of a simple plugin, and such tools are what we will be sharing with you in this article.
So, here you will find page-flip jQuery plugins that you can integrate on you site for a more attractive, engaging and interactive user experience. Check out these plugins and share with us your thoughts. Enjoy!
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jQuery Flipbook Slider is a lightweight jQuery plugin for flipping pages effect. It can be used with any content: text, html, iframes, videos, flash (swf) etc. You can customize it easily with CSS (background images, font family and color etc.). The plugin can be used for albums, presentations, books and notepads.
This plugin offers responsive design, double pages, show all pages at once and excellent tools to zoom. No flash needed!
(Note: Same plugin as below, but built for jQuery)
Responsive Flip Book is a fully HTML & jQuery driven plugin that works on desktop and mobile devices! You get the same experience on every platform because responsive design makes it look good on all resolutions.
(Note: Same plugin as above, but built for wordpress)
This flipbook plugin has an awesome transition effect that flips to other page when the edge of the image is dragged or when the cursor is clicked. It features a responsive design and is coded especially for WordPress.
The imBookFlip plugin can load a book in an iframe or directly on the page. The book’s pages can be set to turn when manually clicked only, begin auto flip (turn automatically) as soon as the html page loads, or begin auto flip when first page (front cover is clicked). Also this plugin offers the feature of adding audio. No flash needed!
WowBook is jQuery plugin that allows you to create a online publication(like a book or magazine) with 2 different page flipping effects.
This plugin builds an image gallery made as a book. You can flip the book pages to view the next or previous image clicking or dragging the animated corners shown when hovering on the gallery area.
jPageFlip - MORE INFO
jPageFlip is a jQuery plugin to simulate the turning of book pages. To use jPageFlip jQuery.js must be included. The current version has been tested with jQuery version 1.4.2. jPageFlip is currently based on the “canvas technology”, which is only suported by Firefox, Chrome, Opera and Safari, at least in their latest versions.
Booklet is a jQuery tool for displaying content on the web in a flipbook layout. It was built using the jQuery library and licensed under both MIT and GPL licenses.
FlipPage - MORE INFO
FlipPage another jQuery plugin with nice simple transition effect.
Flippy - MORE INFO
Flippy is a cross-browser flip effect plugin for jQuery which allows you to flip whatever html element you want.