10 Best Guided Tour JavaScript Plugins For Your App

by jQueryScript,

What Is Guided Tour?

Guided Tour is an interactive, wizard-style user interface that can be used to guide your users through a tour of your app.

Great for how-tos, application help, newbie guides, new features, featured content, and step-by-step workflow demonstrations of your web applications.

The Best Guided Tour Plugin

In this post, I'm glad to introduce you the 10 best (top-downloaded) and full free guided tour plugins implemented in jQuery and/or Pure (Vanilla) JavaScript. Have fun.

Table of contents:

jQuery Guided Tour Plugins:

Flexible jQuery Website Tour Plugin - Trip.js

Trip.js is a jQuery plugin that helps you create a customizable and skinable website tour with an auto step-by-step guide for introducing tutorial and new features for your visitors.

Flexible jQuery Website Tour Plugin - Trip.js

[Demo] [Download]


Simple Step By Step Site Tour Plugin - Intro.js

Intro.js is a simple and fast js library that makes it easier to create Step By Step website tour guide with keyboard and mouse support.

Simple Step By Step Site Tour Plugin - Intro.js

[Demo] [Download]


Animated Step-by-step Tooltip Site Tour With jQuery - Chariot

Chariot is a jQuery site guide/tour/wizard plugin for generating step-by-step tours that allow the users to walk through your website & web app using animated, easy-to-style, tooltip-like popup layers.

Animated Step-by-step Tooltip Site Tour With jQuery - Chariot

[Demo] [Download]


Smooth and Lightweight jQuery Site Feature Tours Plugin - Hopscotch

Hopscotch is a lightweight jQuery plugin that implement smooth and customizable website feature tours using JSON object on your web page.

Smooth and Lightweight jQuery Site Feature Tours Plugin - Hopscotch

[Demo] [Download]


jQuery Feature Tours Plugin - Joyride

Joyride is a cool and mobile-friendly jQuery plugin for easily and quickly creating feature tours for your website or web application using small tooltips.

jQuery Feature Tours Plugin - Joyride

[Demo] [Download]


Vanilla JS Guided Tour Plugins:

Responsive Guided App Tour In JavaScript – shepherd

shepherd is a JavaScript library that creates an interactive, accessible, dynamic visual guide to let your users learn about new features and functions on your web app.

Responsive Guided App Tour In JavaScript – shepherd

[Demo] [Download]


Interactive Site Tour In Vanilla JavaScript – thunderTour

thunderTour is a pure vanilla JavaScript library for generating an interactive step-by-step feature tour for your website or web application.

Interactive Site Tour In Vanilla JavaScript – thunderTour

[Demo] [Download]


Lightweight Site Feature Tour Plugin – uxTour.js

uxTour.js is a lightweight vanilla JavaScript library which helps you create an interactive feature tour by highlighting the specified element with a circular mask.

Lightweight Site Feature Tour Plugin – uxTour.js

[Demo] [Download]


Dynamic Feature Tour JavaScript Library – Tiny Tour

Tiny Tour is a minimal, dynamic feature tour JavaScript library used to guide your users through a tour of your web app.

Dynamic Feature Tour JavaScript Library – Tiny Tour

[Demo] [Download]


Step-by-step Tour With Spotlight Effect – spotlightjs

spotlightjs is a small standalone JavaScript library to create guided tours through your app by highlighting specific elements while navigating between steps.

Step-by-step Tour With Spotlight Effect – spotlightjs

[Demo] [Download]


Conclusion:

Want more jQuery plugins or JavaScript libraries to create awesome Guided Tour on the web & mobile? Check out the jQuery Guided Tour and JavaScript Guided Tour sections.