Recently Ajax has becoming very popular because Ajax has a great dynamic potentiality in web scripting, but most designers seem – it’s a difficult one! Perhaps they aren’t using Ajax technology to its full potential !! Most of the developer and designers are using their codes over and over and sometimes they have not feel the need to introduce with new technology. You can see right now most of the jQuery plugins are developed for WordPress CMS. So, if you have some knowledge about ajax then you can easily integrate them in your blog.
The list below is made up of the best FREE scripts available, they are all of the highest quality and more or less easy to configure. I have tested all of them and i would like to say WOW, this scripts look pretty cool. Try them.
– Lightbox 2
Lightbox is a simple, unobtrusive script used to overlay images on the current page. It’s a snap to setup and works on all modern browsers.
Timeline is a widget for visualizing time-based events. It is like Google Maps for time-based information.
Reflection.js allows you to add reflections to images on your webpages. It works in all the major browsers – Internet Explorer 5.5+, Mozilla Firefox 1.5+, Opera 9+ and Safari. On older browsers, it’ll degrade and your visitors won’t notice a thing. Best of all, it’s under 5KB.
– Pie & Donut Chart
Pie & Donut ChartDescription:Pie & Donut (doughnut) is a very universal and fully configurable Flash chart. Using it, you can easily have good-looking, animated pies or donuts on your website. You can also use it for creating elaborate navigation menus.
Plotr is a lightweight chart creating framework. It’s released under the BSD license.
– Ajax Instant Messenger
Ajax im is a browser-based instant messaging client. It can be used in conjunction with community, intranet, and social websites. No refreshing of the page is ever needed for this “web application” to work.
– Ajax Tabs Content
This is a versatile script that lets you display content pulled from external files inside a DIV and organized via CSS tabs. A fully unobtrusive, CSS and HTML based script.
– Drag and Drop Shopping
An excellent drag and drop shopping cart.
– Progress Bar
A very stylish progress bar.
– Thick Box
– Create Flickr Like Fields
The name says it all. Technology:Ajax.
– jTip – A jQuery Tool Tip
It’s unlike Thickbox, pulls data from the server using a hidden http request. It’s nothing that fancy…
A smooth and stylish ‘accordian’ effect menu.
– Unobtrusive AJAX Star Rating Bar
This is a rating bar script done with PHP and mySQL that allows users to rate things like can be done on Netflix or Amazon, all web 2.0-like with no page refresh.
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