Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas! Christmas is just around the corner, it’s time to celebrate this occasion with your website users and spice up your site with some holiday feeling before the holiday comes to an end? Hereby, I have listed some cool and nice plugins which will create a SNOW effect for your website and blog. If your website is WordPress based, then you’re lucky since you can immediately add a snow effect to your site with just a few clicks. However, for non-Wordpress based site, you may also create a snow effect but with more steps. Check this out from this post under non-WordPress plugins section. Enjoys and Happy Holidays!!!
Let It Snow
The snowfall effect created by this plugin will be affected by your mouse which acts as ‘wind’. Try moving your mouse left and right and see the different. Anyway, you can customize your snow properties like max number of snowflakes, wind effect, melt effect and more in admin panel. Let’s Let It Snow! (This is what I’m using now :) )
WP Snow Effect
The difference with this plugin is that the snowflakes created will be automatically dissolved during a quarter of the way down from top of your page. This will suit you if you don’t want the snowflakes run into your content.
WordPress Falling Snow
This plugin won’t create a full page snow fall effect on your site. Instead, it allows you to add snow fall effect on specific image or banner. You have an option to display your snow fall in 2D or 3D effect. Once you apply the snow fall effect on your images, it will become a flash.
Snow, balloons and more
Apart from snow falls, you can also create falling leaves effect, flying balloons effect or etc through this plugin. This plugin give you a lot of options to configure, you may even add your own falling object.
This plugin is pretty similar to Let It Snow plugin. Once activated, there will have snow fall from your top of website and blog.
The exciting part of this plugin is you’re able to COLLECT your snowflakes. Since it uses HTML5 canvas so the snow won’t be collected in IE8 or lower but the snowfall effect will be remain.
jSnow is a jQuery plugin that adds falling snow effect to your website and is compatible with most of browser like IE6+, FireFox 2+, Chrome, Opera 9+ and Apple Safari.
A BIG snowflakes fall behind your website! This plugin using the HTML5 canvas element, which means it won’t work in IE8 or below.
This plugin allows you to change the flakes with another image like leaf or rain drop.