Flexible & Customizable jQuery News Ticker Plugin - Easy Ticker

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Flexible & Customizable jQuery News Ticker Plugin - Easy Ticker

Easy Ticker is a jQuery plugin helps you create a highly customizable, cross browser, SEO-friendly flexible and infinite news ticker on your web page.


  • Lightweight (~3kb minified) and easy to use
  • Allows to scroll down or up the items in your news ticker.
  • Auto scroll on page loaded and stop on mouse hover.
  • Allows to control the behavior out of the box.
  • Customizable easing and animation options.

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Basic Usage:

1. Include the latest jQuery library together with jquery.easy-ticker.js on your documents.

<script src="/path/to/cdn/jquery.min.js"></script> 
<script src="/path/to/dist/jquery.easy-ticker.min.js"></script> 

2. Include jQuery easing plugin for easing functions. (OPTIONAL)

<script src="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/jquery-easing/1.4.1/jquery.easing.min.js"></script>

3. Create the html for your news ticker.

<div class="demo">
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4. Call the plugin with default settings. That's it.


5. All possible options to config the news ticker.


  // or 'down'
  direction: 'up',

  // easing function
  easing: 'swing',

  // animation speed
  speed: 'slow',

  // animation delay
  interval: 2000,

  // height
  height: 'auto',

  // the number of visible elements of the list
  visible: 0,

  // enables pause on hover
  mousePause: true,

  // enables autoplay
  autoplay: true,

  // custom controls
  controls: {
    up: '',
    down: '',
    toggle: '',
    playText: 'Play',
    stopText: 'Stop'

  // callbacks
  callbacks: {
    before: function(ul, li){
      // do something
    after: function(ul, li){
      // do something
    finish: function(ul, li){
      // do something


v3.4.0 (2022-01-23)

  • New autoplay option

v3.4.0 (2022-01-21)

  • New callback to call after height adjustment complete
  • Removed delayed height adjustment on init

v3.3.0 (2022-01-03)

  • Handle issue when ticker is moved quickly using buttons

v3.2.1 (2020-04-13)

  • Using visibilityChange API for window focus detection
  • Handle multiple start attempts


  • v3.1.0: Fix high CPU consumption bug

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by vaakash. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.