Enhancements for Help

Selection of JavaScript libraries and other modules that can add interesting features to online help systems—even if the used help authoring tools don’t support these features. (Tip: You can also just use this overview to simply collect some ideas on how to enhance the online help systems you create.)

On this page:

Tables, sorting, and filtering

Images and animation

Tabs

Fixing elements on a page

Scrolling and page transitions

Collapsible elements

TOCs and navigation trees

Navigation menus (responsive; also usable on mobile devices)

Commenting systems

Tools for transforming mobile help into native mobile apps

Syntax highlighting for source code examples

Miscellaneous other applications

 

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show/hide sectionTables, sorting, and filtering

 


show/hide sectionImages and animation

 


show/hide sectionTabs

 


show/hide sectionFixing elements on a page

 


show/hide sectionScrolling and page transitions

 


show/hide sectionCollapsible elements

 


show/hide sectionTOCs and navigation trees

 


show/hide sectionNavigation menus (responsive; also usable on mobile devices)

 


show/hide sectionCommenting systems

 


show/hide sectionTools for transforming mobile help into native mobile apps

 


show/hide sectionSyntax highlighting for source code examples

 


show/hide sectionMiscellaneous other applications

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