8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

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Forms are certainly a very important part of a website. They should be intuitive, user friendly, and engaging. This is why we’ve gathered 8 jQuery Plugins that will spice up your forms. From options to make select boxes more user friendly, to file uploaders and more. All of the plugins are useful in a different way, so check them out.

iCheck

Customize checkboxes and radio buttons with iCheck.

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

jQuery File Upload Demo

File Upload widget with multiple file selection, drag&drop support, progress bars, validation and preview images for jQuery. Supports cross-domain, chunked and resumable file uploads and client-side image resizing.

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

jQuery Knob

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

pickadate.js

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

Fancy Input

CSS3 text typing effects for input fields.

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

typeahead.js

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

Chosen

Chosen is a JavaScript plugin that makes long, unwieldy select boxes much more user-friendly. It is currently available in both jQuery and Prototype flavors.

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

jQuery Complexify

Complexify aims to provide a good measure of password complexity for websites to use both for giving hints to users in the form of strength bars, and for casually enforcing a minimum complexity for security reasons.

8 jQuery Plugins for Spicing Up Your Forms

About the Author

Henry Jones is a web developer, designer, and entrepreneur with over 14 years of experience. He is the founder of WDL and ThemeTrust.

7 Comments

  1. Arunshory
    May 22, 2013

    Each one is used in a different way must need plugin list. Thanks lot.

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  2. Aamir Shahzad
    May 23, 2013

    iCheck is great.

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  3. Sandra Smith
    May 23, 2013

    I have been using JQuery for long and in fact, I can dare say that I am unable to do anything awesome unless I am using JQuery. Your collection is awesome, but personally I like this – ‘Fancy Input’

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  4. Almog Shemesh
    May 23, 2013

    very nice collection. thanks!

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  5. Gavin
    May 24, 2013

    There are scads of form validation plugins available though using jQuery Knob could be different experience.

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  6. Web Design Malaysia
    May 25, 2013

    Thanks for the post! Been using CHOSEN after reading this and i must say its an awesome tool!

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  7. Loveish Kalsi
    May 28, 2013

    Fresh list of plugins. Really useful

    Reply

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