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Combine Slide and Fade Functions

$.fn.slideFadeToggle  = function(speed, easing, callback) {
        return this.animate({opacity: 'toggle', height: 'toggle'}, speed, easing, callback);
}; 

Usage

$("#something").click(function() {
   $(this).slideFadeToggle();
});

Comments

  1. Permalink to comment#

    As if you read my thoughts. Thanks Chris :D

  2. This is beautiful! I can imagine using this effect on many things.

    Thanks!

  3. Any demo? I would like to see it if there is some.

  4. Steviss
    Permalink to comment#

    Thanks, m8! Your site is great! Found a lot of usefull tips!

  5. El garch Hicham
    Permalink to comment#

    Hello, is there any Demo to download, it doesn’t work for me.
    thx for the nice post.

  6. it’s nice , but I think it would be better if there was a demo page just like “Downloads”

  7. This is an awesome post Chris cheers.

  8. Excellent effect and very easy to modify!
    Thanks!

  9. zing
    Permalink to comment#

    Always nice to see a demo or example.

  10. JeyKeu
    Permalink to comment#

    Thanks @Chris.

    @Amir Monfared: there you go, http://jsfiddle.net/jeykeu/ejcn8/

  11. Permalink to comment#

    Thanks once again Chris. Over & over again I find what I’m looking for through your site.

  12. Kalrav Bhatnagar
    Permalink to comment#

    Thanks a lot Chris! Nice work

  13. Frederik
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    Nice one, just in case someone else wants to use this:

    You might want to add padding: 'toggle' in order to prevent a jumpy animation when you’re using paddings on the element you want to toggle.

  14. Nithin

    Check out the working demo here

    Thanks,
    Nithin

  15. Here are the corresponding functions for explicitly “slide-fading” in or out.

    $.fn.slideFadeToggle  = function(speed, easing, callback) {
        return this.animate({opacity: 'toggle', height: 'toggle'}, speed, easing, callback);
    };
    
    $.fn.slideFadeIn  = function(speed, easing, callback) {
        return this.animate({opacity: 'show', height: 'show'}, speed, easing, callback);
    };
    
    $.fn.slideFadeOut  = function(speed, easing, callback) {
        return this.animate({opacity: 'hide', height: 'hide'}, speed, easing, callback);
    };
    
    

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