10 Interactivity and Communication jQuery Plugins

Sam Deering

We have collected 10 Interactivity and Communication jQuery Plugins to help you create an online application, news previewer, widget to show related posts, blogroll slider that can be used or integrated into your website. Have fun!

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1. Interactive Image Vamp Up With jQuery, CSS3 and PHP

In this tutorial you will create an online application for giving some funny touches to an image. You use jQuery and jQuery UI for dragging and resizing little bling elements like mustaches, glasses and lips.


Image Vamp Up

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2. Compact News Previewer with jQuery

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a news previewer that lets you show your latest articles or news in a compact way.


Compact News Previewer

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3. Ajax IM

Is a browser-based instant messaging client. It uses AJAX to create a near real-time IM environment that can be used in conjunction with community, intranet, and social websites. Demo usernames are “test”, and “test (1 to 4)”. Password is “test”.


Ajax IM

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4. Related Posts Slide-out Boxes – jQuery & CSS3

In this tutorial you are going to learn how to create a little widget that can be used to show related posts in any page.


Related Posts Slide-out Boxes

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5. Twitter Trackbacks Widget – jQuery Plugin

Highly customizable Twitter trackbacks widget to integrate tweets that mention your post into your blog. Each tweet comes with reply and re-tweet links to get more readers engaged in your story conversation.


Twitter Trackbacks Widget

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6. Better Blogroll – Dynamic Fun with SimplePie and jQuery

A traditional blogroll is a simple list of other sites, often in the sidebar. Let’s improve upon the concept of a blogroll by not just listing sites, but dynamically pulling recent headlines from them, and using some fun jQuery animation.


Better Blogroll

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7. Latest Post Blogroll Slider – jQuery And PHP

In this tutorial you will learn how to create a blogroll slider that shows the latest post of your favorite blogs. You will be using some jQuery, PHP and XSL. The goal is to get a given RSS feed of a blog and parse the XML data with the help of PHP.


Latest Post Blogroll Slider

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8. Digg-Style Post Sharing Tool with jQuery

Kevin Liew will show you how to create a social bookmarking tool that looks similar to digg’s. He also includes the komodomedia’s social bookmarking icons and a long list of submission URL for one click bookmark.


Digg-Style Post Sharing

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9. OpenSocial jQuery Mixi Platform

Is a jQuery based concise JavaScript Library for rapid OpenSocial Applications development – The jQuery mixi Platform is a plugin to use the extension of mixi specifically.


OpenSocial jQuery

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10. Animated Sharing Bar

Encourage your visitors to share your content on the networks by using pure JavaScript with the jQuery framework, to make an animated sharing bar, which will enable your website visitors to share posts on a number of social networks.


Animated Sharing Bar

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