Perfect tabs using jQuery (no plugin)

akshitsethi —  July 24, 2013 — 5 Comments


Using tabs on a website is a common practice these days. Still, most of us make use of jquery plugins to activate them. While there is no issue with that, but how about using tabs with less than 10 lines of jquery code? Hard to believe? Let’s see how we can do that.


Before we go further with this, here are the two most important links. Demo or Download.


Let’s have a look at the jquery code which we will be using to activate tabs on a webpage.

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