CSS Animated Backgrounds are quickly becoming more popular. As HTML and CSS web design techniques progress, CSS background animations are becoming a standard part of any modern website.
If you’re just looking for some cool examples of CSS background animations, check out the awesome links at the end of this post!
Purpose of CSS Animated Backgrounds
These types of animations can be used for many different purposes, such as
- A loading animation to give the impression that your site is fast and efficient.
- Animated backgrounds on header images or banners to grab attention.
More Resources on the Web About Animating with CSS
I recommend using these resources as a starting point to create your own animations. Most importantly, I always encourage trying out different things and experimenting with new ways of doing things; you may find something that isn’t detailed in any tutorial or documentation!
1. Animated Gradient Background
See the Pen Animated Background Gradient by Mario Klingemann (@quasimondo) on CodePen.light
2. Pure Css Animated Background
See the Pen Pure Css Animated Background by Mohammad Abdul Mohaiman (@mohaiman) on CodePen.light
3. Sliding Diagonal Background
See the Pen Sliding Diagonals Background Effect by Chris Smith (@chris22smith) on CodePen.light
4. Animated Canvas
See the Pen Animated canvas backround by Tuomas Pöyry (@Munkkeli) on CodePen.light
See the Pen Animated background by Marco Barría (@fixcl) on CodePen.light
6. Scrolling Background Animation
See the Pen animated background body tag by asfar mohamed (@asfarmed) on CodePen.light
7. Moving Cloud CSS Animation
See the Pen clouds moving css animation by Antonio Escudero (@antonioescudero) on CodePen.light
8. Animated background points
See the Pen animated background points by Gouff (@gouff) on CodePen.light
9. Trianglify Optical Illusion background animation
See the Pen Trianglify Optical Illusion by Ryan Morse (@rm) on CodePen.light
10. CSS3 Animated heart background
See the Pen Animated CSS3 bubble background by Nicola Guo (@nicolaguo) on CodePen.light
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