13 Excellent Tutorials On Creating jQuery Navigation Menu

jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. In this post I’ve selected 13 jQuery navigation menu tutorials for implementing your own jQuery based navigation and have some great effects. Before getting stared you may be interested in looking my post about making navigation menu using CSS and Adobe Photoshop.

[13 hand-picked Vertical and horizontal CSS Menus]

1- How To Create A ‘Mootools Homepage’ Inspired Navigation Effect Using jQuery

As you know there are a host of competing javascript libraries around these days. Though I prefer jQuery, I’ve always liked the way the menu on MooTools worked. So in this tutorial we’ll recreate that same effect.

2- How to make accordion menu using jquery

In this post I’ll show you how can you create fancy accordion menu using jQuery. In this post, you’ll see two examples of accordion. First menu’s visibility get’s toggled on clicking on the header while the another menu’s visibility get’s toggled when the mouse is moved over it.


3- jQuery idTabs


4- Create a multilevel Dropdown menu with CSS and improve it via jQuery


5- Using jQuery for Background Image Animations


6- jQuery & CSS Example – Dropdown Menu

This article is intended to describe an extremely basic, yet extremely powerful, technique for adding dropdown menus in your application user interface or website design.


7- Create an apple style menu and improve it via jQuery


8- Creating a Floating HTML Menu Using jQuery and CSS


9- Drop down menu with jquery

Here’s a drop down animated menu example made with jquery.js 1.2.2


10- Jquery Vertical Slide (Dropdown) Navigation


11- Multi-level drop down menu with jQuery

There are a lot of horizontal drop menus around the web today and they are becoming more and more popular. If you have ever seen these menus and wondered how they work, then today is your lucky day! Here I will be discussing my thoughts as I build a drop down menu from scratch and add some jQuery to it to make it just that little bit more unique and special.


12- Seven jquery plugin to build lovely menu


13- Superfish – “menu jQuery plugin”

Superfish is an enhanced Suckerfish-style menu jQuery plugin that takes an existing pure CSS drop-down menu (so it degrades gracefully without JavaScript).



About Raashid A.

Web Designer & Front-end Developer with Social Media Marketing & SEO

2 responses to “13 Excellent Tutorials On Creating jQuery Navigation Menu

  1. Observed your blog post via yahoo the other day and absolutely think its great. Keep up this fantastic work.

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