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jQuery custom events swipeleft, swiperight, swipeup and swipedown

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One of swipeleft, swiperight, swipeup or swipedown is triggered on moveend, when the move has covered at least a threshold proportion of the dimension of the target node.

Swipe events are a thin wrapper around the moveend event, a convenience to reveal when a finger has made a swipe gesture. As such they don't bubble — they are retriggered on each passing of a moveend event. The underlying move events do bubble and delegate. Use them if you need more flexibility.


If you're using Browserify, or any other CommonJS-compatible module system, you can require this script by passing it your jQuery reference. For example,


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