51+ Best of jQuery Tutorials and Examples

April 24th, 2008

There’s stuff all over the Web about jQuery, but finding the best tutorials to get you started can be tough. Here are Examples and tutorials from jQuery masters to keep you on the right track.

We will start with jQuery masters and feature some of their best tutorials, then we will move on to more categorized tutorials, cheat sheets and hacks.

You can also take a look at other 3 articles in this series :

So let’s get started and don’t forget to subscribe to our RSS-Feed to keep track on our next post in this series.

John Resig

John Resig, creator of the JQuery JavaScript library and author of Pro JavaScript Techniques, is a Mozilla technologist focused on the relationship between Mozilla and the world of JavaScript libraries.

Featured Tutorials of John Resig

15 Days Of jQuery

15 Days Of jQuery – Fantastic tutorials and example code that takes you from zero to hero in no time flat.

Featured Tutorials of 15 Days Of jQuery

Learning jQuery

Learning jQuery– Getting to know the library of choice for unobtrusive JavaScript.

Featured Tutorials on


Bassistance– Goes through the basics of jQuery, all the way up to building plugins.

Featured Tutorials on Bassistance
  • Getting Started with jQuery– This guide is an introduction to the jQuery library. It starts from ground up and tries to explain details where necessary. It covers a simple hello world example, selector and event basics, AJAX, FX and usage and authoring of plugins.

Cody Lindley

Cody Lindley– Who created the ThickBox and jTip plugins.

Featured Tutorials on Cody Lindley

Remy sharp’s Blog

Remy sharp– Written many useful tutorials and plugins on his own blog, also he is the man behind the very useful jQueryForDesigners website which have many useful tutorials requested by his own readers.

Featured Tutorials on Remy sharp’s Blog
  • Text box hints– You will see a lot of web sites with search boxes have text already populated inside of the field and when you select the input text box it disappears and reappears when it’s not selected. This tutorial will show you how can add a small amount of jQuery to add this feature to any of your web sites.
  • Auto-populating Select Boxes using jQuery & AJAX– Allow the user to select a top level category from one select box and to automatically populate the sub-category using jQuery and Ajax.

Featured Tutorials on jQueryForDesigners
  • Using Ajax to Validate Forms– With this tutorial you will be able to have your first forms that do the following: 1) Live username checking, 2) Password confirmation and strength, 3) Checking if an email address is already registered, 4) URL validation
  • Image Cross Fade Transition– How to fade one image in to another?

Web Designer Wall

  • jQuery Tutorials for Designers– This article contains 10 visual tutorials intended for web designers and newbies on how to apply Javascript effects with jQuery. Effects include: Simple slide panel, Simple disappearing effect, Chain-able transition effects, Accordion, Animated hover effect, Entire block clickable, Collapsible panels.


CSS-Tricks is a home for examples, tutorials, tips, tricks, and news regarding Cascading Style Sheets. Chris Coyer is getting into jQuery lately and posting interesting jQuery tutorials in his journey to learn jQuery.

Featured Tutorials on CSS-Tricks

Getting started with jQuery

  • The jSkinny on jQuery– A tutorial on the jQuery javascript library (from a Ruby/Rails perspective).
  • How to Get Anything You Want– An introduction to jQuery selectors and traversal methods, and their use in navigating the DOM.
  • It’s all about CSS– If you’ve got a good understand of CSS selectors, then you’re already familiar with how to query the DOM.
  • jQuery Crash Course– For those who’d like to learn more about jQuery, one of the more popular libraries, here’s a crash course written with code-savvy web designers in mind.

  • jQuery in 15 minutes– A short introduction to jQuery.
  • jQuery Basics– This section covers basic usage of jQuery from getting started to finding elements and working with CSS.
  • Easy JavaScript for Designers– A nice little writeup for the jQuery Java Script Library. Designers need all of the coding shortcuts they can and jQuery seems to deliver.

jQuery Cheat Sheets

  • jQuery Cheatsheet– The cheat sheet comes in two flavors: 1) Made for iPhone and iPod Touch, and any other mobile device with internet access. 2) Old-school printable A4 cheat sheet

  • jQuery 1.2 Cheat Sheet

Building jQuery Plugins

jQuery Effects and Techniques

Ajax development with jQuery

  • Easy Ajax with jQuery– Akash Mehta will show us how to simplify the process of adding Ajax to the application even further with the help of jQuery, a popular JavaScript library.
  • Simplify Ajax development with jQuery– Discover how easy Ajax and DOM scripting can be
  • Quick and Dirty AJAX– A walk through tutorial showing some of the basic ways you could use jQuery to add AJAX functionality to your site.
  • A Quick Code Igniter and JQuery Ajax Tutorial– A step-by-step tutorial will show you how to combine the power of jQuery with Code Igniter (a PHP framework based on the MVC design pattern) to quickly and painlessly pass a record ID through the javascript and over to the server, where it will be passed to a mysql database, used to retrieve some data, and sent back to the page for display.

jQuery Fixing common Browser Issues

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150 comments for „51+ Best of jQuery Tutorials and Examples
  1. Siddharth on April 24th, 2008 at 7:17 am

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      I agree, very useful list. It’s really nice to see such a wide variety of uses for jQuery.

  2. Martin Sarsini on April 24th, 2008 at 8:28 am

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  7. Shreemani on April 25th, 2008 at 11:32 pm

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  24. Nayana Adassuriya on November 22nd, 2009 at 9:42 pm

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  25. Manimala on November 24th, 2009 at 10:43 pm

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  27. indialike on December 4th, 2009 at 8:53 pm

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  29. vijay on January 2nd, 2010 at 4:24 am

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  72. Pradip on September 14th, 2010 at 2:42 am

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  74. Todd Cary on September 30th, 2010 at 8:13 pm

    Great list! Very useful. What would be helpful is a reference to a forum where one can ask Jquery questions.


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  77. zmenki on October 25th, 2010 at 9:48 pm

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  78. Who Knows on October 31st, 2010 at 1:14 pm

    This is really helpful as a reference and for people who want to see the possibilities of jQuery, so thanks and keep posting! :)

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    I am searching all over the net like this post, thanks for this.

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    jQuery Duplicate Fields Form Submit with PHP

  84. Marilyn Kneisel on January 18th, 2011 at 8:17 am

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  85. Rahul R on February 7th, 2011 at 10:31 am

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  86. Danny on February 8th, 2011 at 12:10 pm

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  109. samir on October 20th, 2011 at 4:41 pm

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  112. Patrick Goetz on November 3rd, 2011 at 9:58 pm

    Most of the links in ” 50+ Amazing Jquery Examples” appear to be dead — or pointing to contact other than what is advertised. I stopped looking after the first 15 or so.

  113. Shekhar on November 4th, 2011 at 7:11 am

    Thanks Alot ):

  114. Rohit azad on November 8th, 2011 at 7:12 am

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  116. matrus on December 7th, 2011 at 11:18 pm

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  117. rhynix on December 8th, 2011 at 7:10 am

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  118. Way2Geeks on December 10th, 2011 at 7:30 pm

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  119. Sean Callahan on December 16th, 2011 at 10:11 pm

    Great links, thank you for compiling this list.

  120. bas on December 21st, 2011 at 12:38 am

    Cool stuff,, I have browsing around to see the best graphics to update my boring site, but some of this look promissing, thanx.

  121. cheikh17 on December 30th, 2011 at 11:35 pm

    Great work! Thank you..

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    very nice. It will be useful for my next project

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  124. Joseph Buarao on January 15th, 2012 at 7:27 am

    Great list of article, can’t wait for the part 2..

  125. T.Johnson Miller on February 27th, 2012 at 10:40 am

    Very nice tutorial.

  126. babeltekno on March 25th, 2012 at 7:29 am

    Thanks,, it useful … nice info :-)

  127. Louis on April 10th, 2012 at 7:29 am

    Thanx very much! Very interesting ;-)

  128. masud on April 18th, 2012 at 12:48 pm

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  129. vipul on May 2nd, 2012 at 8:11 pm

    hi nice collection of jquery….

  130. suresh on May 21st, 2012 at 12:22 pm

    Good collection of jquery files

  131. Stand Fiyatlari on May 24th, 2012 at 7:12 pm

    Great effects.Thanks for your sharing.

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    Great job, another inspiration sources, thanks :)

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  137. Linaka on September 22nd, 2012 at 6:07 pm

    Hey, if you ever plan on doing a 2012 article here’s a jquery ui tutorial for wordpress that you might want to look at.

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  140. kapil on October 19th, 2012 at 9:18 am

    very good examples and tutorials for jquery plugin.


  141. Robet Sheva on November 1st, 2012 at 3:11 pm

    Nice. thanks for sharing :)

  142. ilcode on November 8th, 2012 at 1:10 am

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  144. wecode on February 5th, 2013 at 4:00 am

    Superb tutorial! Thanks a lot for sharing.

  145. Amy Watson on April 29th, 2013 at 7:30 am

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