A simple jQuery plugin that let users go back to the top of a web page.

Usage no npm install needed!

<script type="module">
  import jqueryGoup from 'https://cdn.skypack.dev/jquery-goup';


jQuery GoUp!

A simple jQuery plugin that let users go back to the top of a web page.

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Easy Peasy

Download the minified version of the plugin, include it after jQuery and:



Yeah! You can see a live demo here: http://dnlnrs.github.io/jquery-goup/


Name Description Type Default
location On which side the button will be shown ("left" or "right") String right
locationOffset How many pixel the button is distant from the edge of the screen, based on the location setted Integer 20
bottomOffset How many pixel the button is distant from the bottom edge of the screen Integer 10
containerSize The width and height of the button (minimum is 20) Integer 40
containerRadius Let you transform a square in a circle (yeah, it's magic!) Integer 10
containerClass The class name given to the button container String goup-container
arrowClass The class name given to the arrow container String goup-arrow
containerColor The color of the container (in hex format) String #000
arrowColor The color of the arrow (in hex format) String #fff
trigger After how many scrolled down pixels the button must be shown (bypassed by alwaysVisible) Integer 500
entryAnimation The animation of the show and hide events of the button ("slide" or "fade") String fade
alwaysVisible Set to true if u want the button to be always visible (bypass trigger) Boolean false
goupSpeed The speed at which the user will be brought back to the top ("slow", "normal" or "fast") String slow
hideUnderWidth The threshold of window width under which the button is permanently hidden Integer 500
title A text to show on the button mouse hover String ''
titleAsText If true the hover title becomes a true text under the button Boolean false
titleAsTextClass The class name given to the title text String goup-text
zIndex Set the z-index Integer 1


v1.1.3 (08-31-2017)

  • Added ESLint check
  • Some code refactoring

v1.1.2 (08-09-2017)

  • Some code refactoring

v1.1.1 (08-05-2017)

  • Year and url update

v1.1.0 (05-08-2016)

  • Added zIndex parameter
  • Some code refactoring

For more changelog info check the CHANGELOG.md file.

License and Copyright

jQuery GoUp! is dual licensed under the GPL and MIT licenses.

(c) 2014-2017 Daniele Lenares