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flickity-bg-lazyload

Flickity background lazyload

Lazyload background images of selected cells.

Install

Download/CDN: bg-lazyload.js

npm: npm install flickity-bg-lazyload

Bower: bower install flickity-bg-lazyload

Usage

Set data-flickity-bg-lazyload attribute of the cell to the background image's url.

<div class="carousel">
  <div class="carousel-cell" data-flickity-bg-lazyload="oranges.jpg"></div>
  <div class="carousel-cell" data-flickity-bg-lazyload="submerge.jpg"></div>
  <div class="carousel-cell" data-flickity-bg-lazyload="cat-nose.jpg"></div>
</div>

Set bgLazyLoad option.

// lazyloads backgroung image of selected cell
// jQuery
var $carousel = $('.carousel').flickity({
  bgLazyLoad: true
});
 
// vanilla JS
var flkty = new Flickity( '.carousel', {
  bgLazyLoad: true
});

Set bgLazyLoad to a number to load images in adjacent cells.

lazyLoad: 2
// load background images in selected cell 
// and next 2 cells 
// and previous 2 cells 

RequireJS

requirejs( [ 'path/to/flickity-bg-lazyload' ], function( Flickity ) {
  var flkty = new Flickity( '.carousel', {
    bgLazyLoad: true
  });
});

Browserify

var Flickity = require('flickity-flickity-bg-lazyload');
 
var flkty = new Flickity( '.carousel', {
  bgLazyLoad: true
});

By Metafizzy 🌈🐻