What Is Floating Label?
In general, it floats the label (or placehold text) up above the input after the user focuses on your form field or enters a value. This can be helpful in createing a nice, clean and readable HTML form on your web project.
The Best Floating Label Solution
Originally Published June 23 2020, updated Apr 16 2022
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Best jQuery Sticky Sidebar Plugins
A CSS/SCSS library that adds floating labels to Bootstrap 5 or Bootstrap 4 form controls like input, textarea, and select.
Placeholder Label is a jQuery input placeholder enhancement plugin that displays a floating top aligned label containing placeholder text when you're typing.
A simple, lightweight jQuery plugin for creating Material Design style inputs that transform the Bootstrap 4 form label into floating labels when the text fields are focused or clicked.
Yet another jQuery implementation of the iOS Style Float Lable Pattern that floats the placeholder value above the input when your user starts typing or moves the focus to the text field.
A jQuery plugin to create the float label pattern that floats the inline label up above the text field when focused. Supports both input field and textarea. Also works with the native placeholder attribute.
Best Vanilla JS Floating Label Libraries
Pure CSS Floating Label Solutions
A CSS extension that lets you create Bootstrap 4 form controls with floating labels via the :placeholder-shown pseudo-element.
With pure CSS and CSS3 transitions, we can create animated & floating labels when a text field is populated with text.
Yet another pure CSS implementation of the ‘Float Label pattern that floats the label up above the form field when the user starts entering a value.