Top 10 Javascript & CSS Libraries for Stunning Hover Animations

With a little animation, you can make the much better user experience as well as you can impress the website visitors.

So here we have collected 10 awesome JS and CSS libraries for making cool and stunning hover animations for your site.

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CSS Libraries

Here’s the collection of pure CSS hover animation libraries.

Hover.css

hover.css

A collection of CSS3 powered hover effects to be applied to links, buttons, logos, SVG, featured images and so on. Available in CSS, Sass, and LESS.

Imagehover.css

IMAGEHOVER

Imagehover.css is a CSS library allowing you to easily implement scaleable image hover effects. Choose from over 40 hover effect classes from a CSS library weighing in at a minified size of only 19KB.

CSS Wand

CSS WAND hover animations

CSS wand is really easy to implement, Just click on the animation you wanted and it will popup the CSS styles code snippet for that animation.

Mocassin.css

hover animations

Mocassin.css is a responsive collection of hover effects for captions and each caption is adapt the size of the image. Comes with 22 of cool animation hiver effects.

iHover

iHover hover animations

iHover contains a set of 35 image hover effects including 20 for circle-sized and 15 for square-sized image thumbnails for display image captions. Easy to implement on any site and works well with bootstrap as well.

Javascript Libraries

Here’s the collection of JS hover animation libraries.

FreezeFrame.js

freezeframe.js hover animations

freezeframe.js is a library that pauses animated .gifs and enables them to animate on mouse hover / mouse click / touch event, or with trigger / release functions.

Hover effect

Hover effect hover animations

An amazing javascript library to draw and animate images on hover. It’s a bit heavy plugin and required Three.js and TweenMax to do the transition. But if you need really cool animation effect, it’s definitely worth it.

Hover 3D

Hover 3d hover animations

jQuery Hover3d is a simple hover script for creating 3d hover effect. The idea is transforming the element into 3d space using CSS3 transform, playing with translateZ for spacing the elements, and detecting mouse movement to change the transform value

Tilt.js

Tilt.js hover animations

A tiny requestAnimationFrame powered 60+fps, lightweight parallax hover tilt effect for jQuery.

SlipHover

SlipHover animations

SlipHover applies direction aware hover animation for the caption of an image.