Custom CSS Animations.

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by The Captain

July 29, 2023

Creating Custom CSS Animations in Webflow

In Webflow, you have the ability to create custom CSS animations to bring your website to life. With CSS animations, you can add movement and transitions to different elements on your web pages, creating a more interactive and engaging user experience. The best part is that you don't need to know how to code to create these animations in Webflow!

To get started, select the element you want to animate in Webflow's Designer and navigate to the "Interactions" panel. Here, you can define the animations you want to apply to the element. You can choose from a variety of animation types including fade, slide, rotate, scale, and more. You can also specify the duration, delay, and easing of the animations.

Webflow also allows you to create complex interactions by chaining together multiple animations. For example, you can make an element fade in, then move across the screen, and finally rotate as it exits. These interactions can be triggered by various events such as scrolling, hovering, clicking, or page load.

Additionally, Webflow offers advanced options for controlling the animation playback. You can create interactions that loop continuously, play in reverse, or alternate between different states. This level of control gives you the flexibility to create unique and eye-catching animations.

Once you have created your custom CSS animations in Webflow, you can preview and fine-tune them in real-time using the built-in preview feature. This allows you to see how the animations will look and behave on different devices and screen sizes.

With Webflow's intuitive interface and powerful animation capabilities, you can easily add dynamic and engaging animations to your website without the need for external CSS or JavaScript coding. So start exploring the possibilities and bring your web designs to life!