Animated Scroll

Submitted by:Jhon Jhon

Date added:30 January, 2013


jQuery code example for animated scroll

Tags: animated scroll

Code Snippet:

//prevent the default action for the click event

//get the full url - like mysitecom/index.htm#home
var full_url = this.href;

//split the url by # and get the anchor target name - home in mysitecom/index.htm#home
var parts = full_url.split("#");
var trgt = parts[1];

//get the top offset of the target anchor
var target_offset = $("#"+trgt).offset();
var target_top =;

//goto that anchor by setting the body scroll top to anchor top
$('html, body').animate({scrollTop:target_top}, 500);