If you want your images will be loaded gratefully on your website, then you will have to have one of these great jQuery Preload Image Plugins that we have collected for today’s post. You’d be amazed how these plugins works!
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1. jQuery Image Loader Plugin
This plugin simplifies the process of loading images. It is easily applied to wrappers so that it will load all of the images within it. Its main purpose is to assist web developers and designers in improving their user interfaces.
3. Smart Preloader
4. Preload Images with jQuery Preload Plugin
This plugin can also be useful when you want to add more images on the page through a ajax call.
Source + Demo
5. jQuery Cycle Plugin
A slideshow plugin that supports many different types of transition effects. It supports pause-on-hover, auto-stop, auto-fit, before/after callbacks, click triggers and much more.
Source + Demo
6. Lazy Load Images jQuery Plugin
It delays loading of images in (long) pages. Images below the fold (far down in the page) wont be loaded before user scrolls down. This is exact opposite of image preloading. With long pages containing heavy image content end user result is the same
This loader tells the user how long it will take for the page to load and display. If this page takes a long time to load, a loader will prevent users from thinking the page is not loading properly and go someplace else.