10 Best Toggle Switches In JavaScript & Pure CSS (2022 Update)

by jQueryScript,

Toggle switches are used in many front-end web applications requiring accessibility. It is very appealing and often useful to interact with live data. It can be used for switching between various views, sections or modes. 

They are inbuilt with iOS and other mobile operating systems. There is no need to write any code for it. But when it comes to building apps with HTML, CSS and JavaScript things get challenging.

Here are 10 best and top rated JavaScript & Pure CSS solutions to create user-friendly switch controls and toggle buttons for your web app. I hope you like it.

Originally Published Jan 03 2018, updated Jan 22 2022

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jQuery Toggle Switch Plugins:

jQuery Plugin For Sliding Toggle Switches - LC Switch

A tiny jQuery plugin that converts default checkbox & radio inputs into pretty switches or toggle buttons, with smooth sliding effects.

jQuery Plugin For Sliding Toggle Switches - LC Switch

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Checkbox Toggle Switch Plugin For Tailwind CSS Framework

A tiny and fast jQuery plugin that helps developers create checkbox based on/off switches in the latest Tailwind CSS framework.

Checkbox Toggle Switch Plugin For Tailwind CSS Framework

[Demo] [Download]


Checkbox Based Sliding Switch - jQuery simpleToggler

A lightweight jQuery plugin that transforms the normal checkbox inputs into animated, easy-to-custom toggle switches. Works on modern browsers which support CSS transitions.

Checkbox Based Sliding Switch - jQuery simpleToggler

Demo Download


Creating iOS Style Toggle Switches With Switchery.js

A simple jQuery Vanilla JavaScript plugin that converts the standard Html checkboxes into flat iOS style toggle switches with nice sliding effects.

Creating iOS Style Toggle Switches With Switchery.js

Demo Download


Customizable Interactive Toggle Switch Plugin With jQuery - btnSwitch

A simple, customizable jQuery plugin which converts any DIV elements into button or checkbox based on/off toggle switches with custom themes and callbacks support.

Customizable Interactive Toggle Switch Plugin With jQuery - btnSwitch

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Vanilla JavaScript Toggle Switch Plugins:

Toggle Switchy

A minimal CSS (SCSS) library used to convert the standard radio buttons into accessible, nice-looking switch controls using CSS3 transitions and 3D transforms.

Toggle Switchy

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CSS Only Toggle Switches:

Realistic iOS Switch In Pure CSS

Switchery is a simple jQuery Vanilla JavaScript plugin that converts the standard Html checkboxes into flat iOS style toggle switches with nice sliding effects.

Realistic iOS Switch In Pure CSS

Demo Download


Custom Switch

Custom Switch is a pure CSS extension for the Bootstrap 4 framework that converts the regular checkboxes into iOS style toggle buttons (switches).

iOS Style Switches For Bootstrap 4 Custom Switch

Demo Download


el-checkbox

A pure CSS/CSS3 library to create custom checkboxes, radio buttons, and iOS-style toggle switches.

el-checkbox

Demo Download


CSS3 Only iOS Switch Button

Yet another CSS/CSS3 solution to creating an iOS-style switch toggle button animated with CSS3 transforms and transitions.

CSS3 Only iOS Switch Button

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In this collection, you've seen the 10 best toggle switch libraries in JavaScript or CSS. I’ve chosen to display only the most original and perhaps best work in the bunch. This doesn’t mean that there aren’t others that are just as great; it means that if you really have time, you could spend all day scrolling through the endless hours of time put into these libraries and find yourself lost for days.

Looking for more jQuery plugins or JavaScript libraries to create awesome Switches & Toggle Buttons on the web & mobile? See jQuery Switch and JavaScript/CSS Switch sections for more details.

Not A jQuery user? Check out our 10 Best Toggle Switch JavaScript And CSS Libraries.

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