Notify - simple, lightweight notifications using jQuery

29 June 2012, Danny Connell

I'm currently working on a project with tonnes of advanced jQuery functionality where performance is of utmost importance. Therefore I'm avoiding the use of plugins and keeping my code minimal and optimized.

I needed a simple way to display four types of notification (information, success, errors and warnings).

There are several plugins available that are fit for this purpose, but I needed something ultra-lightweight and ultra-fast.

So I knocked up Notify. To use it on your page, you just need to add 12 CSS rules, a single JavaScript function and no images.

To make a notification appear, just use a single line of JavaScript like this one:

notify('Your information was saved successfully!', 'success');

Check out the Notify page

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