Get Your Scroll On / WEB DESIGN PLAYGROUND
With the shift toward responsive design over the past few years, you might think that the simple act of scrolling would disappear - but you'd be wrong. Scrolling is still a common practice among consumers regardless of device making it an important opportunity for the modern digital designer.
Check out a few interesting scripts and plugins for getting your scroll on!
multiScroll: Creates a multi-directional scroll effect that could prove appealing to those designers looking for a parallax-style scrolling website with two vertical panels or layouts which reveal new sections in opposite directions.
ScrollMagic: Use the scrollbar like a "playback" control with this jQuery plugin. Designers are able to start an animation at a specific scroll position, synchronize an animation to the scrollbar movement, pin an element at a specific scroll position or for a limited amoung of scroll progress and more.
Slinky: A lightweight, cross-browser combatible jQuery plugin for creating scrolling navigation lists with stacking headers.
jInvertScroll: A jQuery plugin that enables users to move in horizontal witha parallax effect while scrolling down.
Scrollocue: Create your own simple teleprompter system with this jQuery plugin, which enables users to scroll through lines of text with arrows, the space bar or with a mouse-click.