Free jQuery background Plugins
All the Free jQuery Plugins about 'background' are listed here.
YTPlayer is a jQuery plugin that allows you to use a youtube video as the background of your web page using html5 data-* attributes and youtube API.
Yet another lightweight jQuery background video plugin which allows you to use an HTML5 video as a covering background for any container.
bgswitcher is a lightweight and responsive jQuery plugin for creating full screen image slider with autoplay functionality for your website.
Yet another jQuery plugin for creating an Html5 video background that is responsive to fit within any container.
polygonMaskJS is a lightweight jQuery plugin which makes use of SVG polygon clip masks to create responsive slanted backgrounds.
lazysizebg is an ultra-light jQuery responsive image solution which automatically delivers correct solution background images at specified breakpoints.
Bgimg is a really simple jQuery plugin that adds background images to specific container without writing any CSS.
colorizer is a super simple jQuery plugin that adds a smooth background-color transition effect to a specific container when the user scrolls down the webpage.
CABG (Canvas Animated Backgrounds) is a funny jQuery plugin that adds animated, interactive backgrounds to your webpages using HTML5 canvas.
AutoBackgroundScroll.js is a lightweight jQuery plugin to automatically and continuously scroll your background image with specified speed and direction.
jQuery Youtubebackground.js is a wrapper for the Youtube API, great for fullscreen background videos or just regular videos. 360° Videos are supported as well.
A simple, responsive, fullscreen jQuery slideshow plugin that rotates the images with a z-index behind the page content to give the appearance of a background image.
Yet another jQuery video background plugin which allows HTML5 videos to be used as backgrounds on specific containers, with a fallback to background image on legacy browsers.
blurIt is a jQuery plugin for blurring image that loads a specified image onto an HTML5 canvas, blurs it and then uses the blurred image as a background on your webpage.
Just another jQuery wrapper for Youtube API that allows to embed an YouTube video into your web page as a video background.
Zero-TV is a jQuery plugin that allows you to use Youtube videos as a background for your webpage, with support for custom video controls and playlist.
A jQuery plugin for creating fancy page background that animates background lines with variable colors and different animation speeds.
chocolate.js is a simplest responsive fullscreen slideshow which allows you to fade through an array of background images at a specific speed.
acufy.js is a very small jQuery plugin that makes uses of SVG to draw a random digital camo background for the whole page or a specific container.
Wavescroll is a fancy, touchable slideshow which allows the use to scroll through a set of background images with a cool 'Wavescroll' animation effects.
RotateBG is a very small jQuery plugin which allows to fade through an array of background images like a fullscreen slideshow.
ytbgnav.js is a jQuery plugin that utilizes Youtube Player API to create a fullscreen Youtube video background with custom controls and playlist for your webpage.
MagicCanvas is a jQuery plugin which utilizes Canvas and requestAnimationFrame to create fancy interactive effects on your background.
tubeback is a highly customizable jQuery video background plugin which uses a YouTube video of your choice into your page as a background.
Vimeofy is a simple, lightweight jQuery plugin which uses a Vimeo video as the background of any container element.
tubular is a simpe jQuery plugin that allows you to use a youTube video as a full-screen dynamic background on your website.
rsBackVid is a simple yet customizable jQuery plugin which allows you to use an Youtube video as a fullscreen background for your webpage by using Youtube iframe API.
parallax.js is a very small jQuery plugin which helps you apply background image parallax scrolling effects to your website using html5 data attributes.
A dead simple jQuery solution to detect the scroll position and transition the background colors of block elements as you move the webpage down or up.
laxicon is a dead simple jQuery plugin which allows you to add a parallax scrolling effect to your background images with one JS call.
bigYouTube is a tiny jQuery plugin that allows you use an Youtube video as a video background for any container.
Covervid is a jQuery plugin that simulates background-size:cover on video tag to create a fullscreen Html5 video background for your website.
backcodex is a simple-to-use jQuery plugin which allows for an Html5 video to be used as a responsive, full window background for your website.
jwtextureswim is a jQuery plugin for creating animated backgrounds that allows you to animate the x and y positions of an element's background image.
Acid Trip is a lightweight jQuery plugin for adding interactive, animated, CSS gradient transitions to your background that responds to mouse movement.
Vimelar is a jQuery plugin that allows Vimeo videos to be used as fullscreen backgrounds on your websites.
Gradientify is a jQuery plugin that uses CSS3 Linear Gradients to create a radial gradient background with transition.
Background Switcher is a minimalist jQuery plugin used to create a responsive, full-page, auto-rotating image slideshow / slider for your website background.
TextHoler.js is a jQuery plugin which uses CSS3 background-clip property to use an image as the background of your text.
bgMouseMove is a small jQuery script that utilizes CSS3 3D Transforms to create Parallax Effect-like interactive moving background/objects with mouse interaction.
Starfield is a tiny jQuery plugin to create a canvas based, interactive moving starry background that reacts to your mouse cursor.
Bokeh Generator is a jQuery plugin that helps generate a bokeh background with a CSS3 based parallax scrolling effect for your webpage.
ChangeBackground is an Html5 localStorage based jQuery plugin that allows the user to switch the background images of your webpage.
A cross-browser jQuery plugin that automatically stretches an images to fill the full window while preserving aspect ratio and maintaining centering.
BigVideo is an awesome jQuery plugin for adding fit-to-fill background video to websites.
Particleground is a fancy jQuery plugin to create an animated 'Particle System' background with an interactive parallax effect that responds to mouse movement.
Wallpaper is a tiny jQuery plugin that has the ability to scale a background image to fill and fit a div container while resizing the browser.
A scope/spotlight effect made with jQuery and CSS that allows you to reveal part of fix positioned background image using jQuery mousemove() function.
Dim Background is a simple jQuery plugin that allows to dim the current page background to highlight the user-defined top element, similar to the lightbox overlay effect.
blicker is a simple jQuery plugin switches the background images of your web page to create a fullscreen background slideshow effect.
Geometryangle is a jQuery plugin that utilizes Canvas, WebGL, or SVG to render an animated, interactive polygon/geometric/triangle background for your website.
A simple and touch-enabled jQuery plugin that allows you to make the background of a html container draggable.
bokehBg is an easy jQuery plugin that creates a random bokeh background for a specified container using Html5 canvas element.
A minimalist jQuery & jQuery UI script used to randomly and smoothly change the background color of your web page.
Coverrr is a fancy jQuery plugin which allows to animate background-size:cover background images with infinite 'Back and Forth' scrolling effects.
Just another lightweight jQuery plugin for creating a fullpage, responsive video background using reqular Html5 videos.
A fancy jQuery & CSS3 solution for textured text that places an image inside of your text as an animated background that reacts to mouse move.
Bricklr is a jQuery plugin which allows you to create brick wall animations in any shapes and colors.
With Html5 canvas element and a little jQuery magic, we can create a fantastic animated bubbles background for any container.
easybg.js is a simple easy jQuery plugin which allows you to automatically & periodically change a set of specific background images like a slideshow.
Background Fit is a jQuery plugin for responsive design that resizes the background image to fit your screen/container.
A lightweight jQuery script that creates an animated radial gradient background from an array of pre-defined colors.
Background Animate is a minimal JQuery plugin to animate the background by Infinitely moving the background image in a certain direction.
Glassy Worms is a fancy jQuery plugin that adds worms crawling effects on your background using Html5 canvas element.
waterpipe.js is a cool jQuery plugin that makes use of HTML5 canvas to dynamically generate an abstract smoky background for your web page.
Bgterminal is a jQuery plugin that creates terminal-like command line typing effects on your website background.
Hex is a JQuery plugin that enables you apply a fancy Hexagon Animation effect on an DOM element's background.
invertImgText.js is a smart jQuery plugin used to change the font color according to its background image dominating color.
JS Background Slider is an extremely simple jQuery plugin which enables you to cycle through a set of images at a certain interval as like a full page background slideshow.
Background Cycle is a simple lightweight jQuery plugin that enables you to cycle through an array of background images within a given container.
Random Wall is a simple jQuery plugin that randomly and automatically switches background images of an Html container at a certain delay time.
Just another simple yet customizable jQuery background slideshow plugin that enables you to automatically switch the background images of your page at a certain speed.
Aurora is a lightweight jQuery plugin for displaying a random background image of an element that fetches a randomly selected image from Flickr by tags.
Backgroundcover is a jQuery based CSS3 background-size:cover polyfill/shim that scales the background image as large as possible to cover the background area.
Color Scroll is a super simple and easy jQuery plugin that changes the background colors of your web page when scrolling down or up.
FireFly is a fancy and interesting jQuery plugin that creates random firefly flying animations within an Html DOM element.
bgcFade is a plugin for jQuery and jQuery UI to fade in/out the background color of your page based on CSS styles.
randomBackground is a small jQuery plugin that change background image of you page/container randomly on page load or refresh.
NoisyImage is a fancy jQuery plugin that adds an animated noise overlay over an image. Also can work with jQuery noise plugin for more configurations.
jQuery Bgran is a simple jQuery plugin that dynamically changes the background of your container with a random color or image. Also can be used as an image slideshow.
Shards is a simple plugin for creating a multi-layered gradient background on any element using jQuery and CSS3. It works on all the modern browsers which supports CSS3.
Responsive_DG_Slider is a pretty jQuery plugin that allows to create responsive full-screen slideshows with nice transition effects, easing effects, thumbnails preview and some controls.
windows is a jQuery plugin for Fullscreen Scrolling Pages that simply opens up a handy API for position management, provides callbacks, and will allow for window snapping.
A simple and clean plugin integrated with jQuery easing and waypoints plugin that allows you to create a fullscreen scrolling layout with fixed background using jQuery and CSS3.
In today's tutorial we're going to create a jQuery based fullscreen slidershow with autoplay, pause and navigation controls. Good for create a stylish background slideshow for your website.