With the modern web applications and mobile apps became more interactive and polished, many people are focusing on how to make them even more fun. Animations are fun and can add a lot of depth to your site or app.
When I think of pretty, smooth animations I immediately think of text. It’s like my mind can’t get past the different types of cool and intricate ways to animate text.
Want to have an animated, attractive headline, logo, call to action text on your web application?
Originally Published Oct 10, 2019, updated Mar 02 2023
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jQuery Text Animation Plugins:
A simple jQuery plugin for creating awesome text animation effects using Animate.css powered CSS3 animations.
A lightweight jQuery plugin that allow you to create an animated text neon golden effect on your web page.
A simple jQuery plugin that allows you to transition through blurbs of text. When transitioning to a new blurb, any character that is common to the next blurb is kept on the screen, and moved to its new position. Textualizer currently has the following effects: fadeIn, slideLeft, slideTop, and random. You can choose which effect to use by setting the effect option.
A lightweight jQuery & CSS3 plugin that applies fancy animation effects to your text such as fade, rotate, fly, swirl, spin, smear and much more.
splitFlap is a jQuery plugin that flips text messages with sequential characters based on CSS3 transform and perspective properties. Similar to the airport flight board animation effect.
If you're planning on making some sort of site for a blog or for your business, then it would be a great idea to incorporate text animation into the design.
That way, people visiting your website will stay on it longer and will definitely get more from the experience. We hope that after taking a look at this article, you’ll have a better idea of how to create some amazing text animations in no time!
Text animations made with these plugins are fun to play around with and offer good variations on traditional animation techniques. Some of them have simple UI, while some have more complex interface with dozens of parameters to play around with.
I hope you will find a great plugin here suitable for your own projects that require text animation. If you are aware of some other advanced jQuery plugin for text animation – please share it in comments below!