It is an easy process creating a dropdown navigation menu with the use of jQuery and CSS. This article will cover how to create jQuery dropdown menus and a few of these dropdown menu navigations that are free. If you need to update your website’s navigation, then a jQuery dropdown menu may be the right call.
You can begin with some HTML for the basic navigation menu as it has two links. The second link would have a dropdown menu so ensure to input the second <ul> in the <li> tags of the parent link of the drop-down menu. In the CSS, create a display: none on your dropdown menu in order for it not to show on the initial page load. Once this has been completed, write a few jQuery lines which permit the dropdown menu to slideDown once the parent link is hovered upon.
This is a minimal jQuery dropdown menu that uses a small image to give it a textured appearance. All designs and colors are editable through the CSS.
This dropdown menu is all-encompassing. For the desktop, a dropdown menu structure would keep users on target. Consequently, on mobile devices, the menu responds by collapsing to one menu item which can be zoomed on touch.
This menu is easy but elegant. It is built to be compatible with almost any device because it would respond to any screen size with the use of responsive design techniques.