Particles System made easy!
Working with scale, different shapes, and colors in today’s websites is a common method of drawing the viewer’s attention to certain parts. Particles are an entertaining visual that can be utilized to emphasize your message and make it stand out amongst other competing content.
There are so many libraries that can help you create amazing particles. However, it can be challenging to find the right library for your project.
Originally Published Jan 20, updated Feb 29 2021
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Best jQuery Particle Plugins:
Buoyant is a tiny jQuery plugin to create animated particles from any CSS shapes or images that move randomly across the background of your webpage when activated.
Particleground is a fancy jQuery plugin to create an animated 'Particle System' background with an interactive parallax effect that responds to mouse movement.
Yet another particle system written in jQuery and CSS that helps you create highly customizable, randomly animated particles in the background.
Vanilla JS Particle Libraries
A simple script to generate responsive, random, CSS3 animated particles (balls) for your background.