10 New and Exciting jQuery Plugins for your WP SiteBy Sam Deering
Today we are sharing you our collection of jQuery-powered plugins that adds coolness and interactive effects to your WordPress site that you’d love. Enjoy!
Also see: 100 WordPress jQuery Plugins
1. Disruptive Talk
It is a phono widget which lets WordPress users call a phone number right from your site for free. The widget can call any landline phone number, sip address, or Tropo application.
2. WP Moods
It is a unique new plugin that calculates your general mood with several criteria for which you determine the value. It lets you see a timeline of all of your moods and even display graphs of the evolution of one criterion.
3. Announcement Bar
The new Announcement Bar plugin gives you a fixed position header using HTML with jQuery to create a drop-down announcement bar that you can edit with Custom Post Types.
Dynamically shows preview screenshots of hyperlinks as tooltips on your WordPress site. It utilizes the “qTip2? jQuery plugin.
5. LoadedPress Show More
The LoadPress Show More plugin converts [showmore], [more] shortcodes into an easy to use hidden / expanding content area. This is useful for hiding images, long quotes, or longer posts. Try out a demo on the plugin’s homepage.
6. Custom Post Type List Shortcode
It is a simply awesome plugin. It gives you a shortcode with which you can easily list all of the posts within a post type and sort by regular or custom fields. It comes with a ton of attributes that you can easily set in the shortcode to customize the display.
7. Random Post Slider
Gives you the ability to slide posts continually using jQuery cycle to Scroll Right, Scroll Left, Scroll Up, and Scroll Down.
8. Visual Form Builder
It is a plugin that helps you to easily create forms in the WordPress dashboard using a simple, drag-and-drop interface. Forms include jQuery validation, a basic logic-based verification system, and entry tracking.
Allows any WordPress site to have fully featured questions and answers section – just like StackOverflow, Yahoo Answers, Quora and more.
10. Better Backgrounds
Helps you to implement full-screen backgrounds on your WordPress site. The plugin gives you a random background image every visitor session, page refresh, or timed slideshow interval. Choose between a fixed full screen or a scrolling background.