Skip to main content

jQuery Auto Scroll To Top Of Page

By Sam Deering



😳 Ever felt a little embarassed sharing your JavaScript? Let's fix it.

You can use jQuery to automate a slow scroll to the top of your webpage by using a simple code snippet below. Why?

  1. It saves the user time scrolling to the top if your page is long
  2. It looks cool.

See Live Demo

jQuery scroll to top

jQuery(document).ready(function($) {
		$('html, body').animate({scrollTop:0}, 'slow');
		return false;

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.

New books out now!

💁‍♀️ Fun Fact: Python was ranked #2 on a recent highest paid coders list. *

🤓 Ok. When did a code editor from Microsoft become kinda cool!?