Created: 2014-05-19 16:55
Updated: 2015-04-13 21:42
License: mit


imgspread spreads a thumbnail to a bigger image inside the text and pans the surrounding or beneath text.

Demo and kind a Gallery.

Imho an unobtrusive alternative to modal window likefancyboxing.

Similar approach


Usability pros and cons:

  • there is no modal window, so the main window still can be used and seen.
  • if there is no JS: you get an unobtrusive thumb and link to the big version
  • word wraps in continuous text changes every time you zoom in a image

Has anybody similar approaches? fork or


  • srcset
  • big image with url logic
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