12 tips for amazing CSS animation

(Image credit: Getty)

Done well, CSS animation can breathe life into your site and engage your users without the bloat of additional libraries. Delivering thoughtful, fluid animations that contribute meaningful depth to your site doesn’t have to be difficult – modern CSS properties now hand you nearly all of the tools you’ll need to create memorable experiences for your users.

In this article, we'll run through some top tips for how to unleash the full capabilities of interactive CSS animation. While you're here, you might also want to check out our round up of amazing CSS animation examples.

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Adam is a frontend web developer at Kong Inc by day, and creative code enthusiast by night. He is also a CodePen Pro.