If you want to showcase your sales brochures and product catalogs, I’m sure you will use jQuery flipbook plugins. Because, this type of plugins provide an effective attraction for customer to look as they are reading a real book. One advantage of using jQuery flipbook plugins is that they allow you to showcase more contents to the visitor in an impressive way. In this article, I’m going to share Top 15 Most Powerful jQuery Flipbook Plugins.
Note: You can visit the plugins’ source by just clicking on the heading link.
1. WowBook, create ebooks with page flip
With WowBook, you can easily crate an online publication with two flipping effects. This plugin doesn’t need flash and supports all the major browsers. It also has zoom functionality, keyboard navigation and mousewheel navigation.
2. Responsive Flip Book powered by jQuery
Responsive Flip Book is jQuery and HTML driven plugin. It has responsive design, video support, slide show, page styling, double pages, page zoom and over 30 background patterns.
3. Responsive FlipBook v5 – jQuery
Responsive FlipBook v5 has responsive design, double pages, ajax form, zoom functionality and many more features.
4. jQuery Flipbook Slider
jQuery Flipbook Slider can be used with any type of content like flash, videos, iframes, html and text. You can flip pages manually with drag n drop. It has automatic pagination, vertical and horizontal layouts and support for all browsers.
5. Metro JS
Metro JS is a simple jQuery flip plugin. It supports all the major browsers and able to flip tile mode to flip b/w two tile faces.
6. Card Flip JS Plugin
Card Flip JS Plugin doesn’t support text but you can use graphics like images etc.
FlipBook collects a sequential time series of pictures and animate theme according to settings. It can also change the animation direction, exclude specific images and re-size to fit the images.
8. BookBlock: A Content Flip Plugin
BookBlock creates booklet like component that also allows a page flip navigation. You can use any kind of content like text or images.
9. Moleskine Notebook with jQuery Booklet
turn.js has the ability to turn your content look like a magazine or real book.
12. Portfolio Flipping Slider
Portfolio Flipping Slider is able to change your portfolio images when it’s flipping.
Flippy has many options on flip like onFinish, onMidway, onStart, light, depth, duration, direction, content and color_target.
3D FlipBook – Responsive jQuery Plugin
responsive design – book resizes so it fits screen width or screen height depending on the layout, thumbnails are placed horizontally or vertically depending on the layout
optimized for mobile – look and feel of a native app on mobile with touch swipe, pinch zoom etc
no Flash Player needed – works everywhere
jpg or png pages
lightbox or full page
Flipping Cards 3D with jQuery/CSS3
flipCard.css (all the style and effects needed to flip cards)
flipCard.js (all the events needed to trigger the effects)
jquery-1.8.3.min.js (written with jquery)
Simple html markup (all examples are in the index.html file)