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Reacting with Emojis
Building a custom React hook to place emojis on any element.
What is CSS Motion Path?
Animating elements along a custom path has never been easier!
A Rotating Word Wheel Interaction
How to build a scroll-based rotating menu in React.
Working with Sound in React
Enhancing UI interactions with simple sounds.
How to Build a Card Flip Animation
Learn how to apply CSS transforms and animations to playing cards
Dynamic Styling with CSS Variables
Learn the basics of CSS variables, also known as CSS custom properties
Animated Social Share Links
Learn how to build an animation for displaying social links using CSS
Nesting in CSS
A brief intro to the new CSS Nesting module
Building a React Number Ticker
Animate Between Two Numbers with React hooks and CSS
Highlighting Text on Scroll
Highlight text while scrolling through a container.
Building a React Confetti Component
Partying hard with React hooks, CSS and the js-confetti library.
Scroll-Linked Content Reveal Animation
Learn how to create a scroll-linked animation with Framer Motion.
Animated Page Transitions in Next.js
Use Framer Motion to animate route changes in your Next.js project.
Building Dynamic Icons With CSS Animation
Use the power of CSS animations to add joy to your icons.
A Typing Text Effect with React Hooks
Build a hook that backspaces and types out an array of words.
Building a Heatmap Chart Component
Making a heatmap chart like those seen in Github or Google Analytics.
Adding Click Animations to Anything
Use React hooks and CSS variables to add animation effects.
How to Build a Story Layout
Create an image story layout like those seen in popular apps.
How to Build a Color Palette Component
Building a Segmented Control Component
Use React hooks and CSS variables to create an animated segmented control.
Building a Drawer Component With React Portals
Learn how to build a flexible Drawer component.
How to Animate Mounting Content in React
Using React hooks to solve a common animation issue.
A 3D Hover Effect Using CSS Transforms
How to Build an Image Comparison Slider
Using React hooks to build a before and after image comparison component.
Using Framer Motion For Complex Animations
Learn how to build staggered animation effects and more.
Bitcoin Price Tracking with React Query
Use React Query and Victory Charts to plot real-time cryptocurrency data.
A guide to working with CSS animation and transition events.
Resizable Tables with React and CSS Grid
Learn how to add resizing to your HTML tables.
Creating an Animated Counter Button
A short guide to building an animated counter component with React hooks.
Building an Audio Player With React Hooks
Discover how to build an audio player using React and the HTMLAudioElement interface.
Reducing Motion in Animations
Animated Tabs With Framer Motion
Get acquainted with Framer Motion by building an animated tab component.
Building a Dark Mode Theme Toggle
Learn how to build an interesting dark mode animation.
How to Build an Expandable Comment Box
Recreating the Medium comment box from scratch using React Hooks.
CSS Text Effects - Five Minimal Examples
Exploring lightweight CSS text clipping and masking effects.
Getting Started With Framer Motion
An intro to the animation library from Framer.
Building a Vertical Carousel Component in React
Learn how to build an infinite carousel using sentences as slides.
The Importance of Having a Side Project
And the benefits of learning by building things.
Recreating the Medium Applause Button
Learn how to create the Medium applause button in React.
Automating Your Workflow With Code Snippets
Find out how using code snippets can help you speed up common tasks.
Flexbox Bottom Aligned Elements
We'll cover two ways of bottom aligning an anchor within a flexbox item.
How to Lazy Load React Components
Discover how to use React Lazy, React Suspense, and the Intersection Observer API to load content only when needed.
Building a React Card Carousel Component
In this post we will explore creating a card carousel like the one seen on Stripe.com.
Making Progress With Progress Indicators: Part 2
Part two on building progress indicators. This time, using SVG animation.
Making Progress With Progress Indicators: Part 1
The first of a two part series exploring stepped progress indicators.
Building a Dropdown Menu Component With React Hooks
In this article, you'll create a dropdown menu using React Hooks.
How to Build a Skeleton Loading Placeholder
Explore some basic strategies for creating skeleton loading placeholders.
Recreating the iOS Control Center With CSS Grid
We'll create a clone of the iOS 13 control center layout using the power of CSS grid!