Parallax scrolling is a web design trend where the background content – image or more and more often video, is moved at a different speed than the foreground content while scrolling.
There are many different degrees of parallax scrolling, from a complete site with things jumping out when you scroll down the page, to a relatively simple static background with foreground scrolling. This effect now pretty often are used in Premium WordPress themes, so you can check these themes too to get more inspiration.
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If you are not familiar with this website effect, at first maybe you will not understand what is it and how to they do it. But all is very simple: out there are a lot ready to go WordPress themes with build in Parallax scrolling effects, there are a lot of jQuery scripts. But today we will not show you how to create Parallax scrolling effects but results of it: Here we have collected some of the best parallax scrolling sites for your perusal. Please visit each site to see the effect.