More efficient CSS3 transitions

Elements of a web page tend to appear in groups, and we usually like to apply transitions and animations to them in groups too. Funny how that works. When we start thinking about how these transitions work together we can also start taking advantage of of a little shortcut thanks to the way our eyes like to trick us.

I should warn you up front, this is less of a tutorial on how to build a specific thing and more of a demonstration of a handy visual shortcut we can take when applying transitions to multiple things. It's a good one to keep up your sleeve for those times you feel like you're piling on too many transitions or aren't happy with applying the exact same transition to every single element you're working with.

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