Programming Tips - How do I preload an image using jQuery?

Date: 2012jul4 Updated: 2019jan8 Language: javaScript Platform: web Q. How do I preload an image using jQuery? A. Create and use an Image object in your ready() function:
function preloadImage(url) { (new Image()).src = url; } $(document).ready(function() { preloadImage('images/myimg.jpg'); });