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joshwcomeau.com

Boop!

Sometime a simple state change on mouse-enter doesn't quite work. Instead, what if the icons only popped over to their hover state for a brief moment?

tympanus.net

UI Interactions & Animations Roundup #12

Some fresh UI interaction and animation concepts for your inspiration.

danielcwilson.com

Additive Animations in CSS

What happens when you have two simultaneous animations in CSS that modify the same property?

mattperry.is

Layout projection: A method for animating browser layouts at 60fps

Browser layouts are difficult to animate. Layout projection provides a method of animating layouts at 60fps with no visual distortion.

css-tricks.com

How to Create a Realistic Motion Blur with CSS Transitions

Before we delve into making a realistic motion blur in CSS, it’s worth doing a quick dive into what motion blur is.

withcode.cmiscm.com

With Code

Learning basic movements for interactions with visual examples.

frontend.horse

Buttons that Spark Joy

What if we could make certain actions not just successful, but celebrations?

bennettfeely.com

Ztext.js

Easy to implement, 3D typography for any website and every font.

css-tricks.com

Lessons Learned from Sixty Days of Re-Animating Zombies with Hand-Coded CSS

Caution: Terrible sense of humor ahead. We’ll talk about practical stuff, but the examples pretty much all involve zombies and silly jokes.

css-tricks.com

How to Get Handwriting Animation With Irregular SVG Strokes

I wanted to do a handwriting animation for calligraphy fonts — the kind where the words animate like they are being written by an invisible pen.

css-tricks.com

Ground Rules for Web Animations

Animations can make a site stand out. Or, they can just as easily kill the experience.

tympanus.net

Awesome Demos Roundup #17

A fresh roundup of the most interesting and creative web experiments from the last couple of weeks.

tympanus.net

Thumbnail to Full Width Image Animation

An experimental animation where an image goes from thumbnail to full width, allowing for a classy entry to an article view.

theanimatedweb.com

The Animated Web

Amazing animation resources and inspiration from around the web.

stephaniewalter.design

Enhancing User Experience With CSS Animations

How to build CSS animations and transitions in your interfaces that are inclusive, accesible and will enhance your users’ experience.

tympanus.net

UI Interactions & Animations Roundup #9

A fresh set of inspirational UI interactions and animations from the past couple of weeks.

tympanus.net

Exploring Animations for Menu Hover Effects

A couple of ideas for creative menu hover animations with images.

spotify.design

Bringing the Spotify Heart to Life

Discover how we designed and implemented a new micro-interaction for our heart icon.

artboard.studio

Create mockups and animations onlineSponsored

Drag and drop from ever growing library of mockup items and create your design or animation in minutes

tympanus.net

UI Interactions & Animations Roundup #7

A couple of weeks have passed and a fresh collection of inspirational UI shots is waiting for you!