7 Sliding Backgrounds Tutorials to Catch a New Trend

Full photo backgrounds were claimed to be a trend for 2013 at the beginning of the year (the prophet’s article). The forecast was true, indeed. Nevertheless it wasn’t full enough.

Recently I met a lot of websites and templates with fashionable full or large photo backgrounds, and I noticed a certain tendency: they more often contain such remarkable feature as sliding backgrounds. Yes, the large image backgrounds are sliding the same way the pics in boring mainstream banner sliders do. Sometimes the sliding mechanism for backgrounds is influenced with parallax scrolling effect, giving more motion and depth to fashionable flat designs. I think that the best explanation is a practical one, so let me show you couple examples: one and two.

Sliding backgrounds definitely look cool, don’t you think? Well, if you agree with me, my efforts are fully renumerated, because in this post I gathered for you 7 clear sliding backgrounds tutorials. Enjoy.

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Fullscreen Slit Slider with jQuery and CSS3

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Fullscreen Background Image Slideshow with CSS3

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Advanced jQuery Background Image Slideshow

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Slider with Sliding Backgrounds

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Animated Fullscreen Background Image Slideshow

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Fixed Background Scrolling Layout

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Fixed Background Scrolling Layout

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As you can see, there are a lot of ways to code the subject. So I can just recommend you check different methods, combine and experiment. Of course, don’t forget to check the best existing examples: maybe, I will even do a digest for you. Will see.

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About the author:

Art Rivera: Deeply interested in everything connected with Internet, I sincerely suppose the web is the only future reality for the humanity through its inevitable involving into every part of human life. I’m not a great fan of cyberpunk concept, but the world is keeping that certain direction of total connectedness. And of course there should be someone, who can write the history, who would describe and analyze and enter in the record all notable changes and tendencies on the web. Hello, it’s me.

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