Flipbook effect is necessary when you are providing eBooks, magazines, booklets, and catalogs to your visitors online. Flipbooks or page flip animations can boost your sales by generating a real time flip animations which draw user attention and help you to generate more leads and business. You can easily achieve such animation with the help of HTML5 and CSS3 but we have jQuery Flipbook plugins which is easy and smooth way to achieve such effects.
This article includes 13 jQuery Flipbook Plugins which let you create flipping effects for your magazine site or online shopping store. Let’s explore the list one by one.
2. 3D CoverjQuery
4. jQuery Flip
Flip is jQuery/jQuery mobile plugin to give Flipboard app like effect. Flip effect uses css 3d transform. Flip effect currently works on WebKit browsers (e.g. Chrome, Safari, including iOS mobile safari) or Firefox 11. It still works with other browsers but the “slide” effect will be selected forcefully.
5. Newspaper Flipbook
6. Flip Page
This plugin also keeps the page flip effect inside/over the images displayed (that ends up in a 2D-like experience). It makes use of HTML5-CSS3 + hardware acceleration and works also in mobile browsers.
10. Responsive Flipbook
Responsive Flip Book is fully HTML & jQuery driven no Flash Player needed. Works on desktop and mobile devices! You get the same experience on every platform because responsive design makes it look good on all resolutions.
12. QuickFlip 2
QuickFlip works by using an animation shortcut that is barely noticeable when flipped quickly (hence the name). This shortcut improves performance while allowing the flip effect to work smoothly with any piece of markup regardless of images, backgrounds or CSS.
13. Diamond FlipBook
FlipBook is based on the library turn.js 3rd release. Library “turn.js 3rd release” is not included. It is responsive and you can create reverse flip book effects, you can easily disable the toolbar, unlimited number of pages, double pages and many more.