What is jGrowl?

jGrowl is a jQuery plugin that raises unobtrusive messages within the browser, similar to the way that OS X’s Growl Framework works. The idea is simple, deliver notifications to the end user in a noticeable way that doesn’t obstruct the work flow and yet keeps the user informed.

How do you use jGrowl?

How to use (Use Sideways as an example):

  1. Include latest jQuery library and jGrowl.js in the head section. < script type = “text/javascript” src = “http://code.jquery.com/jquery.js” >
  2. Call the plugin with options and notification contents. view source.
  3. Style your notification.
  4. Default JGrowl Settings.