When you are running a website or blog, you might need to make a sidebar widget (like featured content, big sales, subscription form, social like box, and ads) stick to the side of your page.
In most cases, you can use CSS
position: fixed or
position: sticky property to make the whole sidebar stick to the side when the users scroll down or up the webpage:
Sticky Sidebar With Pure CSS:
However, when you only need a block element in the sidebar to be fixed to the side of your page, the situation is a bit more complicated.
10 Best Sticky Sidebar Plugins:
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Best jQuery Sticky Sidebar Plugins
Sticky Sidebar is a lightweight and super simple jQuery plugin for creating a sticky right (or left) sidebar that follows the user as the user scrolls down the page.
Banner Scroll is a minimal jQuery script for making floating sidebar ads that stick to the side of the webpage when scrolling down or up.
A simple, performance-focused jQuery sticky sidebar plugin that smartly makes one or multiple sidebars sticky on vertical page scrolling, relative to their parent containers.
The Theia Sticky Sidebar jQuery plugin allows to make your sidebar widgets be fixed on the top (or bottom) when you scroll past them.
Sticky Kit is a lightweight (~2kb minified) jQuery plugin for easily creating sticky html elements on your web page, such like fixed position header, footer, side bar, etc.
Best Vanilla JS Sticky Sidebar Plugins