jQuery Effect - Bounce Effect



The Bounce effect can be used with effect() method. This bounces the element multiple times, vertically or horizontally.


Here is the simple syntax to use this effect −

selector.effect( "bounce", {arguments}, speed );


Here is the description of all the arguments −

  • direction − The direction of the effect. Can be "up", "down", "left", "right". Default is "up".

  • distance − Distance to bounce. Default is 20

  • mode: The mode of the effect. Can be "show", "hide" or "effect". Default is "effect".

  • times − Times to bounce. Default is 5.


Following is a simple example a simple showing the usage of this effect −


      <title>The jQuery Example</title>
      <script type = "text/javascript" 
         src = "http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/2.1.3/jquery.min.js"></script>
      <script type = "text/javascript" 
         src = "https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jqueryui/1.11.3/jquery-ui.min.js"></script>
      <script type = "text/javascript" language = "javascript">
         $(document).ready(function() {

               $(".target").effect( "bounce", {times:3}, 300 );

         p {background-color:#bca; width:200px; border:1px solid green;}
         div{ width:100px; height:100px; background:red;}

      <p>Click the button</p>
      <button id = "button"> Bounce </button>

      <div class = "target">

This will produce following result −