Parallax Scrolling Website Tutorials
Looking to create a parallax website? We created a parallax scrolling tutorial to help you out.
This is an interesting tutorial by Andy Shora that uses jQuery with CSS to create a parallax scrolling effect. The page uses a live demo in the page to show how to create a basic parallax scrolling box. The tutorial is well written, clearly presented, and the code is well described.
A great tutorial for creating small sections with parallax scrolling. The parallax is subtle but it does a great job of adding interest to a list.
This jQuery tutorial wonderfully explains how to quickly create a parallax website. Created by Sara Vieira and published on Web Designer Depot, this tutorial does a great job of explaining what each portion of the code does. While the HTML at the beginning may seem a bit imposing, the CSS and jQuery are easy to understand. The tutorial also has really great syntax highlighting.
This jQuery parallax tutorial leads you through the process of creating the entire parallax website. It starts with loading the jQuery library, then explains the CSS, and lastly the jQuery.
A simple, easy tutorial, this article describes how to quickly create a simple parallax website using jQuery. The article also provides straightforward explanation of what the code is doing. The tutorial was created by Jack Roscoe and published on Web Design Library.
This tutorial by EgStudio is a quick, straight-forward explanation of how to create a simple parallax page. The short 10 lines of code are easy to follow. It clearly explains how the the numbers in the code affect how the parallax website works.
Many more jQuery Parallax Scrolling Tutorials.
This tutorial creates a simple parallax website with 4 slide-like sections. It creates both a changing background and shaded circles that scroll at different rates, creating a parallax-depth-like effect. This tutorial is published by Jack Rimell on his blog.
This parallax scrolling tutorial describes how to create a vertical parallax website with different sections, similar to a slide-show. The tutorial begins at the "How Our Site Will Work" header.
It is relatively lengthy and in-depth, but it creates an interesting parallax website when finished. The tutorial was created by Aaron Lumsden and published on Web Design Tuts.
The Skrollr.js website is worth taking a look at just to see the interesting effects. The page is wonderfully constructed with plenty of 3D parallax effects (notice the circles in the background), rotations, transitions.
This is another great tutorial by Petr Tichy. It creates a wonderful website with full-screen size images.
This great tutorial uses skrollr.js to implement slide transitions using skrollr.js. Published by Petr Tichy on iHateTomatoes, this tutorial explains in a clear and straightforward manner how to create fades and moving backgrounds. The code is also displayed in great syntax highlighting, increasing its readability.
This is a great, easy parallax tutorial. It makes wonderful use of transitions, including scrolling inward, instead of just scrolling down. It also uses a creative bow at the end, as well as a circle, expaning from the center.
The tutorial is published on Web Design Tuts by Ian Yates and is very popularly linked to by bloggers and people writing about parallax websites.
Parallax Web Design
Parallax website design moves one part of your website at a different speed than the rest of your page. This often creates a 3D-like effect, adding depth and interest to your webpage design. The resources, including themes, tutorials, and examples, are designed to help you build a website with parallax scrolling.
Parallax Web Design Resources
WordPress & Drupal Themes for creating websites with 3D-depth effects and animations using parallax scrolling
Tools to create parallax scrolling websites: jQuery, Skrollr.js, Stellar.js, CSS
A Simple Parallax Scrolling Tutorial about how parallax scrolling works.
These tools are designed to help you build your website, add content, and improve your website's appearance.
Website Theme Resources
Website themes are an easy to create a great website quickly. They provide a beginning point for you to build your websites, giving you layout, code, and functionality to work with. These resources are made to help you find the right theme to help you start building your website.
How to find WordPress and Drupal themes licensed under the GNU Public License. These themes offer increased freedom and the ability to use your theme on multiple sites.
These themes are built for use with the Drupal content management system. Drupal is wonderful and quite popular for business websites.
Themes for creating parallax-scrolling 3D-depth-like effects and animations as visitors scroll down a page.
Themes built for making professionally designed portfolios.
Themes built for making small, medium, and large business websites.