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Scroll is Cool - Try the jQuery Scrollorama

In the name of “Cool” here is Scrolloroma which lets you Animate your Webpages

Want something hip and out of the ordinary, then take a look at this plugin which Animates your webpages and makes your site stand out to the crowd. How many of you have really tried out something unique with your site? Sure i have seen many web designers who really have captured my senses on the web. But only a quite few of em were outstanding.

Scrollorama animates your webpages in a unique way

Here’s to something unusual and creative. John Polacek, a Web Designer from Chicago has developed a jQuery plugin which animates any HTML web element on your site, be it audio, video or an image. CSS animations commonly used for creating Web 2.0 buttons and other style effects is now old skool, on the other hand Scrollorama uses jQuery’s smooth scrolling to provide that extra something for your readers.

The Plugin gives you some really nice animation effects to start with such as Fade in, Fly in, Rotate in and Zoom in. The plugin is free to download and if you happen to be a web developer you can create some new animations too.

So what are you waiting for? Go to github and download the Scrollorama plugin. You can also visit the plugin site to see a live demo illustrating an animated webpage.

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Source: The Verge

10 Best Firefox Plugins you Must try


I am using firefox from a long time and the best thing I like about is the plugins available for customization.

I wanted to share some of my best plugins which are helpful. Lets check them out.

All the items are not rank wise. They are just randomly placed.

  1. FastestFox: Faster fox is a very helpful plugin for speeding up browsing. It save time by speeding up repetitive tasks, auto-loading of next page, improved searching, and more.
  2. Fission: Fission is a great addon which adds safari style loading page load progress bar in firefox. 
  3. Multirow Bookmark Toolbar: This plugin was ok a great help to me as I have many bookmarks placed in my toolbar. It just solved the purpose.
  4. Read It Later: Read it later allows you to read the page later on without bookmarking it. It saves cluttering of bookmarks if you don’t want to bookmark the page.
  5. Weave Sync: Weave syncronise lets you to Synchronize your bookmarks, history, tabs and passwords wherever you go. Whether you use Firefox on your phone, laptop, or desktop, securely access all your data.
  6. W.O.T.(Web Of Trust): Web Of trust shows you the rating of websites you visit. It also adds the results in search engine. Great tool to tell you to avoid buggy sites.
  7. AD Block Plus: Ad block plus helps to block unwanted popups and also removes ads from websites. Works great.
  8. Personas: This addon lets you to customize the way the firefox looks and allows you to insert themes in it.
  9. Download statusbar: Download status bar allows you to remove that annoying pop-up window and organize them in the tidy statusbar.
  10. Tab Renamizer: Have you noticed that everybody looks the titles of your open tabs? It has a name: Paranoia! And a solution too: TabRenamizer! It is the best tool for renaming the tab.

That were some of the addons. We will carry others in the next part.