Tabulous.js is a jQuery tabs module and gives you more than 3 tabs animating styles. Tabulous.js can be used with any contents you choose in the tabs and it couldn’t be more simpler to use. It gets you the most out of jQuery tabs module. It’s a great jQuery plugin that provides an easy method of creating tabbed interfaces. As long as the specified HTML structure is followed, the tabulous.js plugin will take care of creating the tabbed functionality.

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How to Create Tabs Interface with Tabulous.js?

First of all, download and upload the tabulous jQuery plugin on your server. Afterwards, include the tabulous.css, tabulous.js and jQuery files in the </head> section of the webpage on which you want to display tabs. Here is the quick snippets:

<link href='tabulous.css' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
<script type="text/javascript" src=""></script>
<script type="text/javascript" src="tabulous.js"></script>
Create the tabs
<div id="tabs">
			<li><a href="#tabs-1" title="">Tab 1</a></li>
			<li><a href="#tabs-2" title="">Tab 2</a></li>
			<li><a href="#tabs-3" title="">Tab 3</a></li>

		<div id="tabs_container">

			<div id="tabs-1">
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			<div id="tabs-2">
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			<div id="tabs-3">
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		</div><!--End tabs container-->

	</div><!--End tabs-->
Initiate the plugin

Once you have created your tabs you will need to initiate the plugin. At its most basic level you can initiate the plugin like:

$(document).ready(function ($) {



If you want to initiate the plugin with an effect then you can do so like:

    	effect: 'scale'


scale / slideLeft / scaleUp / flip

well done.