Detect Swipe Direction And Trigger Certain Events - Swipe.js

Detect Swipe Direction And Trigger Certain Events - Swipe.js
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Swipe.js is a lightweight jQuery plugin that detects finger swipe events on touch devices and trigger custom events as you swiped-left, swiped-right, swiped-up and swiped-down on an element.

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How to use it:

1. Download and put the main JavaScript file swipe.js after loading the latest jQuery library.

<script src="/path/to/cdn/jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="/path/to/js/swipe.js"></script>

2. Apply the plugin to the element on which you wish to detect the swipe direction.

<div id="demo">
  Your Content Here
</div>
$("#demo").onSwipe();

3. Do something according to the swipe direction.

$("#demo").onSwipe(function(results){

  if(results.up == true)
    alert("Up")

  if(results.right == true)
    alert("Right")

  if(results.down == true)
    alert("Down")

  if(results.left == true)
    alert("Left")

});

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