Collection of free HTML and CSS text animation code examples.

22 CSS Text Animations

Collection of hand-picked free HTML and CSS text animation code examples.

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Demo image: Text Animation Text Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Keny Zachelin

Made with

  • HTML / CSS / JavaScript

About the code

Text Animation

Text animation in HTML, CSS and JS.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Shining Text Animation Effects Shining Text Animation Effects - GIF Demo

Author

  • FrankieDoodie

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Shining Text Animation Effects

Shining text animation effect in HTML and CSS.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Animated Text Gradient Animated Text Gradient - GIF Demo

Author

  • chrishodges

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Animated Text Gradient

Pure CSS animated text gradient.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Handwriting Animation Handwriting Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Marina

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Handwriting Animation

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Pure CSS Text Animation Pure CSS Text Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Arlina Design

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Pure CSS Text Animation

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Masking Path Animation Masking Path Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Envato Tuts+

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Masking Path Animation

Sometimes simple is just as effective as complex. I’m a huge fan of typography and in this example by Steven Sinatra an SVG mask is used to help isolate the text and animate it in place. A fun approach that can be used for those well-known hero sections.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: CSS Only Frozen Text

Author

  • Mandy Michael

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

CSS Only Frozen Text

CSS only animated frozen text effect with background-clip, mix-blend-mode and gradient text. JS is to make the text editable for demo purpose, not required for the effect.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: HTML, CSS, and JS Letter Animation HTML, CSS, and JS Letter Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Florin Pop

Made with

  • HTML / CSS / JavaScript

About the code

HTML, CSS and JS Letter Animation

Animating letters with CSS.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: CSS Text Revealing Animation CSS Text Revealing Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Nooray Yemon

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

CSS Text Revealing Animation

Very clean CSS3 text revealing animation.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: SVG Video Mask on Text

Author

  • Simon Evans

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

SVG Video Mask on Text

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Text Shadow Animate

Author

  • Wyatt Nolen

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

Text Shadow Animate

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Text Effect Text Effect - GIF Demo

Author

  • Hakkam Abdullah

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Text Effect

Cool animated text effect.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Animated Wave Clipped by Text Animated Wave Clipped by Text - GIF Demo

Author

  • web-tiki

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Animated Wave Clipped by Text

Animated wave inside text with SVG. Image in the background and gradient filling the wave.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Pure CSS Text Animation Pure CSS Text Animation - GIF Demo

Author

  • Robin Treur

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

Pure CSS Text Animation

Text animation in HTML and CSS.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Impossibly Tipsy

Author

  • James Mellers

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Impossibly Tipsy

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Text Animation: Montserrat Text Animation: Montserrat - GIF Demo

Author

  • Claire Larsen

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Text Animation: Montserrat

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Wave Text Effect

Author

  • Lucas Bebber

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (Stylus)

About the code

Wave Text Effect

Wave text effect with SVG/blend mode.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: CSS Only Random Text Transform CSS Only Random Text Transform - GIF Demo

Author

  • lefoy

Made with

  • HTML (Pug) / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

CSS Only Random Text Transform

Generate random text transformation using CSS only.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Animated Text

Author

  • Cesar C.

Made with

  • HTML (Pug) / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

Animated Text

Animated text fill with SVG.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Animated text-shadow Pattern Animated text-shadow Pattern - GIF Demo

Author

  • carpe numidium

Made with

  • HTML / CSS

About the code

Animated text-shadow Pattern

Uses background-clip: text & linear-gradient to simulate striped text shadow.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Smoky Text Smoky Text - GIF Demo

Author

  • Bennett Feely

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

Smoky Text

Combining text-shadow and CSS transforms (especially skew) for a smoky (or smokey?) effect.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

Demo image: Animated Text Fill Animated Text Fill - GIF Demo

Author

  • Daniel Riemer

Made with

  • HTML / CSS (SCSS)

About the code

Animated Text Fill

Fill your text with animated background images - no JavaScript required.

Compatible browsers: Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Opera, Safari

Dependencies: -

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