25 jQuery Tutorials for Improved Navigation Menus

Navigation is an important part of web design from a usability perspective. However, links and navigation menus also provide opportunities to improve the visual appearance of the site, or to add some interesting effects. If you’re looking to create a navigation menu that stands out from the crowd, jQuery provides plenty of options. In this post we’ll feature 25 tutorials that will show you how to jQuery and CSS to create some interesting effects.

Update: We have a couple of other jQuery tutorials you might want to check

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jQuery Navigation Tutorials:

How to Make a Smooth Animated Menu with jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Designing the Digg Header: How to and Download

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

CSS Sprites 2: It’s JavaScript Time

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Create an Apple Style Menu and Improve it via jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

jQuery Tabbed Navigation

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Color Fading Menu with jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Create a Slick Tabbed Content Area Using CSS and jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Using jQuery for Background Image Animations

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

How to Create a Keypress Navigation Using jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Animated Dropdown Menu with jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

jQuery and CSS Example – Dropdown Menu

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

jQuery Random Link Color Animations

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Learning jQuery: Fading Menu – Replacing Content

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Fading Links Using jQuery: dwFadingLinks

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

(Another) Scrollable Plugin for jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

LavaLamp for jQuery Lovers

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Create a Cool Animated Navigation with CSS and jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

How to Create a ‘MooTools Homepage’ Inspired Navigation Effect Using jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Create a Multilevel Dropdown Menu with CSS and Improve it via jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Coda Slider Effect

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Multi-Level Drop Down Menu with jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Animated Menus Using jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Build a Tabbed Box with CSS and jQuery

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

Create a Floating HTML Menu Using jQuery and CSS

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

jQuery Link Nudging

jQuery Navigation Menu Tutorial

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