Lazy loading of images is a technique to delay loading of images on the webpage without interrupting loading of complete page. It is quite beneficial since it allows to improves your page load time and improves user experience.This pst is about the awesome collection of jQuery lay load plugins.
10 Best jQuery lazy load plugins
A jQuery plugin provides a lazyload function for images, iframe or anything.
BttrLazyLoading is a Jquery plugin that allows your web application to defer image loading until images are scrolled to but not only! BttrLazyLoading also allows you to have different version of an image for 4 differents screen sizes: phones (<768px), tablets (≥768px), desktops (≥992px) and large Desktops (≥1200px).See the demo here..
Echo.js is probably as simple as image lazy loading gets, it’s less than 1KB minified and is library agnostic (no jQuery/Zepto/other).
It is a jQuery plugin to load images.
Smart Preloader is a small jQuery image preloading plugin that helps you preload all the required images. Smart perloader plugin takes an array of images and notifies via “oneachimageload” on each image load, and once all the images are loaded “onloadall” callback functions is called. Both the “oneachimageload” and “onloadall” functions are passed as parameters to Smart Preloader initializer function.
The jQuery Cycle Plugin is a slideshow plugin that supports many different types of transition effects. It supports pause-on-hover, auto-stop, auto-fit, before/after callbacks, click triggers and much more.