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My Top 5 jQuery Filter & Sort Plugins

By Sam Deering

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There are so many jQuery plugins for filtering and sorting, but here are five of my current favorites, which offer a variety of features and effects.

1. Isotope

An exquisite jQuery plugin for magical layouts. Enables filtering, sorting, and dynamic layouts.

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2. MixItUp

A jQuery plugin providing animated filtering and sorting

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3. TinySort

A small and simple jQuery plugin that will sort any nodetype by it’s text- or attribute value, or by that of one of it’s children. Check out a demo

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4. Quicksand

This plugin lets you reorder and filter items with a nice shuffling animation. Check out a demo

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5. Shuffle

A jQuery plugin for sorting, filtering, and laying out a group of items. It’s performant, responsive, and fast.

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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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