10 new jQuery plugins for forms (august 2013)
Today we have prepared a fresh collection of jQuery plugins for working with forms. All plug-ins have been carefully selected for this review, the majority of them are to turn your basic html forms into professional forms. There are such plugins as Chosen, Jeditable, Selectize.js, Webshims, jWizard, Alpaca, Fancyform and so forth.
Chosen is a jQuery plugin that makes long, unwieldy select boxes much more user-friendly. It is currently available in both jQuery and Prototype flavors.
2. Form Validation Engine
Edit in place (inline edit) plugin with possibility to create your own input types.
Selectize is a jQuery-based custom <select> UI control. It’s useful for tagging, contact lists, country selectors, and so on.
Webshims Lib is a modular capability-based polyfill-loading library, which focuses on accurate implementations of stable HTML5 features, so that developers can write modern, interoperable and robust code in all browsers.
6. Bootstrap Form Helpers
Extend Bootstrap’s components—now with 12 custom jQuery plugins.
jWizard is jQuery UI Widget for generating a wizard interface based on a simple HTML form.
Alpaca generates forms on-the-fly using JSON schema and JSON configuration to define object models, types, properties, validation logic and layout. Alpaca generates intuitive forms for your users while giving your business an assurance of data compliance.
This plugin transforms a series of form elements into a simple wizard. Designed to work with the jQuery Validation plugin and the jQuery UI effects core and jQuery easing plugins for transitions
That’s it for today. I hope that you really enjoy this new collection. Have a nice day and welcome back.