If you have a huge list of data (e.g. product listings, image galleries, large HTML tables), you may need a real-time content filter that allows users to quickly find what they need for a better user experience.
Originally Published June 09 2021, updated Jan 22 2024
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Best jQuery Filtering Plugins
jplist is a powerful and flexible jQuery plugin that enables you to sort, paginate, filter any Html content like tables, lists, div elements etc...
A simple jQuery filtering plugin to filter a group of elements with checkboxes and HTML data attributes.
A jQuery plugin for creating an alphabetical navigation that allows you to filter a list of DOM elements with alphabets and numbers.
A small and fast jQuery client-side filter plugin which can be used to filter and search a list of elements you provide. Supports both plain text and HTML content.
Best Vanilla JS Filtering Libraries
The vanilla JS version of the listnav jQuery plugin that dynamically generates alphabetical navigation links to filter an HTML list alphabetically.