Textarea Auto-Resize Plugin for jQuery

by Tom Kenny (@tkenny)

I’ve been looking for something like this for a while. Avoids the annoying problem of typing too much text and not being able to see all you’ve typed without having to scroll in a small box. It’s also smart enough to resize down when you delete text that has caused it to grow. I may even install it as a local browser script and apply it too ALL textarea fields I come across if only for my own sanity.

Source: http://james.padolsey.com/javascript/jquery-plugin-autoresize/

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by Tom Kenny

I’m a freelance web designer and front-end developer with 9 years of experience designing for the web. Follow me on Twitter here.