jQuery is very popular and there’s a lot of plugins available to solve both simple and complex tasks for us in a snap. While there a many articles listing great jQuery plugins we have seen many times before I have decided to create a list of brand new and worth investigating plugins that havejust been released only hours to days ago. Go check out latest updates on jQuery plugins yourself here!
jTimepicker is a jQuery plugin for set hours and minutes individually with jQuery UI Slider. I know there are tons of date pickers out there but this one is different and very fresh! Demo
A useful plugin to highlight elements on your site. While trying this plugin out I found that it is not handling resize of windows very well yet but still it is worth keeping an eye on if you’re looking for a simple way to create fx. an walk through of web site features. Demo
Fixed Table Header plugin is fixing header row of table without div overflow. This means that a table header can be fixed to the top of the browser window as you scroll if the bottom of the table is not visible. This is a great feature if you have large tables on your site! Demo
maxChar provides a user and developer friendly way to add character limits to form elements. Animated label/status messages will impress your clients and provide useful user feedback in a non-intrusive manner. Demo
Yet another lighbox application as you might know it by Lokesh Dhakar. This one displays pictures in a single or gallery mode and comes with a lot of features and accessibility tweaks.