We all know about the popularity of content sliders and carousels. In recent years they’ve really taken the web by storm. Visitors are much more likely to interact with dynamic content rather than static links, and when implemented properly they do work exceptionally well by allowing you to place your most important content and products at the front and center of your website.
You might also like this small selection of jQuery image gallery and lightbox plugins.
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Skippr is a super simple and lightweight slideshow plugin for jQuery.
FSVS is a simple fullscreen vertical slider using CSS3 transitions with jQuery fallback.
Simple jQuery Slider
Simple jQuery Slider is a lightweight jQuery Slider that does exactly what a slider should do: ‘slide slides’.
slideToucher is a content swiping touch enabled jQuery plugin with support for both vertical and horizontal swipes.
Flexisel Responsive Carousel
Flexisel is a responsive image carousel plugin with options specifically available for adapting the carousel for mobile and tablet devices.
FilmRoll is a lightweight and simple jQuery carousel plugin that centers the selected item on the page.
Owl Carousel is a touch enabled jQuery plugin that lets you create responsive carousel sliders.
BookBlock is a jQuery plugin that can be used for creating booklet-like components that allow for a "page flip" navigation.
Adaptor is a lightweight content slider that offers a simple interface to create amazing 2D or 3D slide animation transitions.
rcarousel is a highly customizable continuous scrolling carousel jQuery plugin. It even supports older browsers.
Rhinoslider is a flexible, multiple effects slider/slideshow plugin. It can be used as a simple fading or sliding jQuery slideshow or as a rich effects jQuery slider.
µslider is a lightweight jQuery content slider plugin that comes with just a few essential options so it can be configured very quickly.
ResponsiveSlides.js is a tiny jQuery plugin that creates a responsive slideshow using images inside a single container.
Turntable.js is a responsive, lightweight jQuery slider that will flip through a selection of images as your mouse moves across a container.