Looking for a solution to create attractive backgrounds for the hero header or the whole body of your webpage?
Originally Published Nov, 2019, updated Feb 23 2023
Table of contents:
- jQuery Background Slideshow Plugins
- Vanilla Background Slideshow Plugins
- Pure CSS Background Slideshows
jQuery Background Slideshow Plugins:
An easy to use jQuery plugin that enables you to add awesome background images with slideshow effects to your webpage or any HTML element. This plugin can automatically resize the background images to fit your need.
Vegas is a amazing jQuery Plugin for adding beautiful fullscreen backgrounds to your webpages.
A fullscreen background slideshow jQuery plugin which can be used to display your beautiful photos (images) in amazing style.
A jQuery Slideshow plugin that allows you to use jQuery Cycle plugin as a Fullscreen Slideshow. It supports almost all of jQuery Cycle’s functions, transitions, etc.
Just another simple yet customizable jQuery background slideshow plugin that enables you to automatically switch the background images of your page at a certain speed.
Vanilla JS Background Slideshow Plugins:
A fully responsive background image slideshow with CSS3 powered fade transitions and next/prev/autoplay/pause controls.
Pure CSS Background Slideshows:
A fullscreen background slideshow with a crossfade transition effect built only with HTML and CSS/CSS3.
A fancy responsive background slideshow which uses CSS3 to fade through a group of background images with a Ken Burns effect.