10 Best JavaScript Plugins For Responsive Text

by jQueryScript,

When you're developing a cross-platform website or web app, you need to manipulate the font size of your text on different screen sizes.

In some cases, your text appears to be the right size on the web but may appear too small on small screens like mobile devices.

In order to ensure the visual consistency of the font size on the mobile and web, you might need a responsive text plugin to adjust the text size according to the screen size.

Here is a list of 10 best jQuery and Vanilla JavaScript solutions that automatically enlarge and reduce the text size to fit their content.

Feel free to download & use them in your next responsive web design project to make the text fully responsive and fluid on any screen size. Have fun with it.

Originally Published Sep 16 2020, updated Nov 03 2021

Table of contents:

Best jQuery Responsive Text Plugins

Dynamically Resize Text Size To Fit Container Size - jQuery Bigtext Plugin

A jQuery text plugin that automatically enlarge the font size of your text to fill its parent container, without overflowing the container Div..

Dynamically Resize Text Size To Fit Container Size - jQuery Bigtext Plugin

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jQuery Plugin For Auto Resizing Text - textfill

An useful jQuery text plugin that automatically resizes your text within a container to make the font size of the text as big as possible. You can also set the minimal or maximum font size of the text to fit your need.

jQuery Plugin For Auto Resizing Text - textfill

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Set Correct Font Size To Fit Container Width - jQuery fit_font

A small and configurable responsive text solution that calculates and sets the correct font size to fit the width of the parent container.

Set Correct Font Size To Fit Container Width - jQuery fit_font

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FitText - Flexible Font Size Plugin

FitText is a jquery plugin that can make font-sizes flexible on your your fluid or responsive layout. For instance, you can use the plugin to achieve scalable headlines that fill the width of a parent element.

FitText - Flexible Font Size Plugin

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Scale Font Size Based On Container's Width Or Height - jQuery Fluid Typography

A jQuery plugin that dynamically adjusts the font size (or any other CSS properties) of text depending on the container's width or height.

Scale Font Size Based On Container's Width Or Height - jQuery Fluid Typography

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Best vanilla JS Responsive Text Plugins

Flexible & Responsive Curving Text - CircleType.js

A smart and lightweight JavaScript library that allows you to arrange each letter of your text along a curved path based on Lettering.js.

Flexible & Responsive Curving Text - CircleType.js

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Resize Text Fonts Based On The Screen Width – font-master

Just another text resize library written in pure JavaScript that dynamically scales font sizes of your text to fit the parent container.

Resize Text Fonts Based On The Screen Width – font-master

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Responsive & Flexible Text with FluidFont.js

A standalone JS library which makes the font size of your text as large as possible to fit within the container’s width. Great for responsive web layout.

Responsive & Flexible Text with FluidFont.js

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Small JavaScript Library For Text Auto Resizing – textFit

A standalone JavaScript library that automatically and dynamically scales text to fit inside a fixed width container. Supports both single or multi-line text.

Small JavaScript Library For Text Auto Resizing – textFit

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Dynamic Font Size Solution For Responsive Design

A dynamic font size solution for modern responsive and cross-platform design.

Dynamic Font Size Solution For Responsive Design

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More Resources:

Looking for more jQuery plugins or JavaScript libraries to create responsive text on the web & mobile? See jQuery Responsive Text and JavaScript Responsive Text sections for more details.

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