Minimal Background Image Fader with jQuery - bgfader

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Minimal Background Image Fader with jQuery - bgfader

Just another jQuery responsive background slideshow plugin which fades through an array of background images within a specific container. It supports auto resizing of background images to fit any screen size.

How to use it:

1. Download the bgfader plugin and include the bgfader.js script after loading jQuery library.

<script src="//"></script>
<script src="js/bgfader.js"></script>

2. Create a slideshow content with a fixed height.

<div class="banner">
.banner { height:400px; }

3. Call the function on the 'banner' container and specify an array of background images.

var myBgFader = $('.banner').bgfader([

4. Start the background slideshow.


5. Several options to customize the background slideshow.

var myBgFader = $('.header').bgfader([
], {
  'timeout': 3000,
  'speed': 3000,
  'opacity': 0.5

Change log:


  • remove overlay when 'destroy'.


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