CSS Sprite Navigation Generator: Nav-o-Matic Free Online Tool

Nav-o-Matic is a free online tool for creating navigation sprites in a few simple clicks.

You will need an image with 2 rows (no vertical navigation yet) like this one, then lay down some guides like in Photoshop, define the CSS options and Nav-o-Matic will generate all the code you’ll need to get your navigation working.

Nav-o-Matic sprite generator

There is a lot more functionality planned, but for now, Nav-o-Matic only support for 2 states: Normal and hover, hover also acts as the active/on state.

Free CSS Templates – TemplateMo

TemplateMo.com – providing 180+ high quality and free CSS templates for your personal or commercial websites.

All css templates are absolutely free to download, modify and apply for your websites without any restriction. All CSS templates are W3C standard compliant XHTML/CSS website layouts.

High quality and free CSS templates

Cross-Browser Javascript/CSS Buttons – Simply-Buttons v2

Simply-Buttons v2 – learn how to create really nice cross-browser buttons for your sites. You can also download the source CSS and Javascript files with a few button samples.

The buttons:

  • look and behave the same way in every browser and operating system.
  • fit to any text size.
  • come with 3 states: inactive, active and hover.
  • do not need the javascript to work, they work with just the CSS.

The buttons are created with pure CSS and will work with just CSS. However they look a little better with some Javascript enhancements.

Tested in IE6, IE7, Firefox(PC/MAC), Safari, SafariMobile and Opera(PC/MAC).

Vimeo-like Top Menu

Vimeo-like Top Menu – a nice tutorial with source files on how to create Vimeo-like top navigation.

Like at Vimeo, when you hover search box, it offers different search options that you can choose and narrow your search. Some browser compatibility is missing, but still a good resource to start with.

Vimeo-like top navigation demo.

A Circular CSS Menu

Nice looking Circular CSS Menu – using background images and mouseover text to give a brief explanation of each icon.

Tested in IE6, IE7, Firefox, Opera, Safari (PC) and Google Chrome.

You may use this method on your personal and commercial web sites without seeking permission from CSSPlay.

To get the CSS Menu script you need to view the page source (mouse right click / view source).

Circular CSS Menu

Free Cross-Browser CSS Drop-Down Menu Framework

Free CSS Drop-Down Menu Framework – Easily transformable, Cross browser and Super fast Drop-Down Menu Framework.

Creating a new drop-down menu means creating only a new theme since structure is permanent. What is more, creating a new theme is easy with available templates and takes 10-15 mins.

Minimal JavaScript code only for IE 6 or earlier. Can be used with popular JavaScript libraries Jquery or Scriptaculous. Everything else is pure CSS.

Configurations are available for IE 5 or later, Firefox 1.5 or later, Opera 7 or later, Safari 2 or later.