Top 5 Javascript Notification Plugins to Replace Browsers Alert Box

Back in old days, we used to use the default web browser alert box to send notification to the users. The most annoying thing with the default alert dialogue is its consistency and different browsers handle it differently. You can’t control the title, position and theming it. As a result, we have Javascript notification plugins that would solve all the problems. Here we have 5 top javascript notifications plugins that capable to do more that a normal alert box.

  • pNotify

    Pines Notify is a JavaScript notification plugin, developed by Hunter Perrin as part of Pines. It is designed to provide an unparalleled level of flexibility, while still being very easy to implement and use.


  • Growl

    A lightweight, minimal growl like notification built with jQuery UI widget factory. It supports the most basic uses, but is flexible enough for more advanced cases.


  • Noty

    noty is a jQuery plugin that makes it easy to create alert, success, error, warning, information, messages as an alternative the standard alert dialog. The notifications can be positioned at almost every corners.


  • jNotify

    jNotify can display information boxes in just one line of code. Three kind of boxes are allowed : information, success and failure. The whole box is entirely skinnable with css.


  • jBar

    jBar is a jQuery Plugin that allows you to integrate notifications in your web site. The behavior is very similar to Twitter’s and Stackoverflow’s notification messages. The plugin is configurable in text color, position (top or bottom) and other properties.



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