Animated Image Hover Caption Plugin with jQuery and CSS3 - Image Captions

Animated Image Hover Caption Plugin with jQuery and CSS3 - Image Captions
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Image Captions is a fast, versatile and lightweight jQuery plugin for creating animated image caption hover effects using CSS3 animations. The plugin has 6 built-in animations and you can create your own animations in the CSS.

Built-in animations:

  • Move up
  • Move down
  • Fade in
  • Scale in
  • Rotate
  • Push

How to use it:

1. Include the required CSS in the head section of the document.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/img-captions.css" />

2. Add an animated image caption on an image following the markup like this.

<div class="img-caption" id="demo">
<img src="images/demo.png" />
<div class="caption">
<p> IMAGE CAPTION </p>
</div>
</div>

3. Include jQuery javascript library and the jQuery Image Captions plugin at the end of the document.

<script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.11.1/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="js/img-captions.js"></script>

4. Call the plugin on the parent element and set the animation type for the image caption.

$(function() {
$('div#demo').makeCaption({
animation: 'slide', // move, slide, fadeIn, scaleIn, rotate, or push
position: 'Below' // Below or Above
});
});

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by patnaikshekhar. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.