Here are the top 10 Open source jQuery Plugins for creating a slider for mobile and responsive websites that support some or all of these types of content – image, text, iframe, HTML5, video, audio, YouTube and Vimeo videos.
1) Glide.js [
Minified ] [ Source ]
is a CSS3-based, fast, lightweight slider that is both responsive and touches friendly with a fallback provision for older browsers. Glide.js
2) RTP.Slider.js [
Demo ] [ Download ][ View on github]
RTP.Slider.js OCBNET.Layout.js based with a jQuery dependency and supports both responsive and touch modes. Supports various widgets including an untested 3D carousel and many plugins.
3) Swiper [
Touch Me ]
Swiper is exclusively for mobile applications. It has been developed for Apple devices (iOS) but can be used on Android and Windows Phone as well.
4) FERROSLIDER 2 [
Download ] [ Demo ] [ Documentation ]
FERROSLIDER 2 is for sliding galleries or single page sites that is CSS3 and HTML5 based with a jQuery dependency. It is responsive and customisable. Handles many content categories such as text, images, lists etc.
5) Excolo Slider [
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Has autoplay and looped bi-directional slideshows for touch and responsive modes but support is limited to modern browsers. This is still under development.
6) iosSlider [
Developed for Apple devices (iOS), this is a customizable, cross-browser content slider presented as a, carousel, scrolling website banner or gallery.
7) jQuery Slider plugin [
View Project on GetHub] [ Download Jquery Slider ]
Exclusively supports mobile devices of Apple – such as iPhone/iPod/iPad – and linux based Android.
8) sGlide [
sGlide supports mobile mode, is multi-featured and customisable with CSS.
μslider is both responsive and touch friendly supporting multifarious content – text, iframes, html5 video and audio, YouTube and Vimeo.
10) SLIDEME [
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Slideme is a responsive, css3 based, cross-browser compatible, customisable plugin with jQuery dependency.