Yet another jQuery plugin ;-)
A designer friend of mine was working on his portfolio and was searching for a way to animate his horizontal navigation bar so that the sub-navs would drop down smoothly. In helping him implement a couple of scripts he found online, I decided to write a simple one myself. Turned out to not be quite as ’simple’ as I had hoped, but I like how this one is coming along. Again using the powerful magic known as jQuery, I was able to animate a nested list and make it all work nice. I decided to go ahead and make it a plugin. I also had the help of the hoverIntent plugin to make it all smooth. Check it out…
If you are looking for a regular vertical drop down menu for jQuery use superFish.
See example page
Download sample project
You simply apply this plugin to a nested list, and style it up and you have a nice animated sub-nav. …keep reading more.