10 Best Mega Menu Systems In JavaScript And Pure CSS (2021 Update)

by jQueryScript,

What Is Mega Menu

Mega menu is a popular navigation system for content- or product-heavy websites that display tons of sub-categories in a multi-column menu dropdown when hovering/clicking the main category.

The Best Mega Menu

This is a list of 10 best (top-downloaded) mega menu navigation systems implemented in jQuery, Vanilla JavaScript, and Pure HTML/CSS. I hope you like it.

Originally Published Aug 04 2019, updated Mar 06 2021

Table of contents:

jQuery Mega Menu Plugins:

Sticky Responsive Mega Menu Plugin - jQuery megaMenu

A lightweight jQuery plugin which generates a responsive, sticky, customizable, mobile-compatible, SEO-friendly, multi-column mega menu from nested HTML lists.

Sticky Responsive Mega Menu Plugin  - jQuery megaMenu

[Demo] [Download]


Responsive Multi-level Mega Menu Plugin - jQuery dmenu

dmenu is a jQuery plugin for creating a responsive, multi-level and multi-column mega menu that hides the overflowing navigation items in a vertical dropdown with a toggle control.

Responsive Multi-level Mega Menu Plugin - jQuery dmenu

[Demo] [Download]


Responsive Mega Menu Plugin With jQuery And CSS3

A jQuery based responsive mega menu that automatically collapses the regular multi-level dropdown menu into a mobile-friendly toggle menu in mobile view.

Responsive Mega Menu Plugin With jQuery And CSS3

[Demo] [Download]


Simple jQuery Drop Down Mega Menu Plugin - Mega Menu

A simple and fast jQuery menu plugin to create an user-friendly multi-column drop down menu for websites that involve a lot of pages and/or products.

Simple jQuery Drop Down Mega Menu Plugin - Mega Menu

[Demo] [Download]


Responsive Cross-platform jQuery Mega Menu Plugin - megamenu-js

megamenu-js is a lightweight, responsive, cross-browser jQuery mega menu plugin that helps you create multi-column dropdown navigation for both desktop and mobile devices.

Responsive Cross-platform jQuery Mega Menu Plugin - megamenu-js

[Demo] [Download]


Mobile-first Mega Menu Plugin With jQuery - hs Mega Menu

The hs Mega Menu jQuery plugin lets you create a responsive, sticky, mobile-first, SEO-friendly mega menu for the content-heavy web app.

Mobile-first Mega Menu Plugin With jQuery - hs Mega Menu

[Demo] [Download]


Modern Dropdown Mega Menu In jQuery And CSS3

A responsive, stylish, mobile-friendly mega menu (multi-column dropdown menu) built using JavaScript (jQuery), CSS/CSS3, and nested HTML lists.

Modern Dropdown Mega Menu In jQuery And CSS3

[Demo] [Download]


Vanilla JS Mega Menu Plugins:

Fullscreen Hamburger Mega Menu With JS And CSS

A hamburger mega menu with an animated fullscreen overlay built with JavaScript and CSS/CSS3.

Fullscreen Hamburger Mega Menu With JS And CSS

[Demo] [Download]


Pure CSS Mega Menu Systems:

Lightweight and Pure CSS Mega Menu For Bootstrap 4/3 - Yamm

A lightweight and pure CSS mega menu solution which allows you to add almost any components into your Bootstrap navbar.

Lightweight and Pure CSS Mega Menu For Bootstrap 4/3 - Yamm

[Demo] [Download]


Creating A Simple Mega Menu with Pure HTML / CSS

A pure Html / CSS dropdown navigation which helps you implement a multi-column mega menu for your rich-content website.

Creating A Simple Mega Menu with Pure HTML / CSS

[Demo] [Download]


Conclusion:

Want more jQuery plugins or JavaScript libraries to create awesome Mega Menu on the web & mobile? Check out the jQuery Mega Menu and JavaScript/CSS Mega Menu sections.

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