For this post we have collected 19 useful jQuery plugins that allow you to do things to type that could’t be done before. Try using of the following jQuery plugins if you are looking for better control over the typography in your designs.
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FlowType.js lets you configure the font-size and line-height ratios of your typography, helping you improving their overall appeal. You can also specify maximum and minimum width thresholds to control FlowType.
Squishy is a useful plugin that will automatically resize your text to fit exactly into the container (with no extra work on your part). It comes with a series of options so that you can control the ‘squishiness’:
slabText is a plugin that will help you create those big, bold & responsive headlines that seem to be very popular at the moment. The script works by splitting your headlines into rows and then resizing each row to fill the available horizontal space.
TypeButter allows you to set optical kerning for any font on your website. It comes packaged with Arial, Georgia, Helvetica, Times and Verdana, but if you need another font, you can just add your own†’
Animated Typography Plugins
Super Easy Text Rotator
Super Easy Text Rotator is a lightweight plugin that will allow you to add a simple rotating text to your website with little to no markup. Put every rotating words inside the
<span class="rotate"></span> and separate it with a comma and the script will automatically cycle through each words in order.