‘Scroll to Top’ aka ‘Back to Top’ links are common on many websites and blogs. The idea is that if you have a long website page you might want to give users an easy way to scroll to the top of the page or article. Here is a list of ten useful solutions for jQuery ‘Back to Top’ links, most are extremely easy to use, and some even come as WordPress plugins.
This jQuery option adds a ‘Back to Top’ link on the bottom right of the page, which fades into view.
Created by David Walsh, this ‘Back to Top’ plugin is one of the cleanest options available.
The styling of this option isn’t great, but the animation is pretty cool.
For a more ‘In Your Face’ look, this option adds the link right in the middle of the page.
If you don’t want text, try this super clean arrow option.
Another ‘Scoll to Top’ option, this one from Dynamic Drive
This is another useful option, in this version you have both down and up arrows.
If you want a quick WordPress solution, try out this ‘Scroll to Top’ WordPress plugin.
Here is another WordPress plugin option.
Yet another WordPress ‘Back to Top’ plugin solution.