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5 jQuery Image Thumbnail Plugins

By Sam Deering



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Impress your visitors and make your website’s navigation more intuitive! There are heaps of image thumbnail plugins out there but don’t know which one is the best? Well, with these 5 jQuery Image Thumbnail plugins, you might find one that suits you. Enjoy!


A gallery jQuery plugin, that displays thumbnails as Google images. You can navigate by moving the mouse, or using “Left” & “Right” arrows.

2. Scroller

A plugin for jQuery that allows display images in the form of round markers.

3. jQuery Thumbnail Trigger Plugin

> Chain-able, the image can use other plugin.
> Customize CSS3 driven animation, graceful degradation.
> Optional animation transition style, the animation can be one of shake bounce tada swing wobble wiggle pulse fadeIn bounceIn rotateIn and twirlIn.
> Optional thumbnail size and trigger behavior, click or hover.
jQuery Thumbnail Trigger

4. bxGallery

jQuery image gallery plugin that contains automatic thumbnail generation.
Source + Demo

5. Flow Slider jQuery Plugin

A JavaScript thumbnail slider. Flow Slider is customizable, skinnable, fashionable, and looks great on every site.
Flow Slider
Source + Demo

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Sam Deering has 15+ years of programming and website development experience. He was a website consultant at Console, ABC News, Flight Centre, Sapient Nitro, and the QLD Government and runs a tech blog with over 1 million views per month. Currently, Sam is the Founder of Crypto News, Australia.

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