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 Mar 21 2023
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Best jQuery Sticky Sidebar Plugins
A jQuery plugin to create an animated text label floating within the input text field when the user starts typing
A jQuery plugin for creating a nice, clean and readable form with animated input labels. Once an input field is focused and text is entered the placeholder text fades out and a label with custom placeholder text animates in.
A CSS/SCSS library that adds floating labels to Bootstrap 5 or Bootstrap 4 form controls like input, textarea, and select.
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.
Just another jQuery plugin for floating label pattern that converts the placeholders of your input fields into floating labels when you start typing. With custom animations and easing effects.
Best Vanilla JS Floating Label Libraries
Pure CSS Floating Label Solutions
A pure CSS implementation of the Float Lable Pattern as seen in Android & iOS.
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.