Playful Little Tooltip Ideas

Some little ideas for bouncy and playful tooltip shapes and animations with SVG and anime.js. Among other styles, we use shape morphing and transform.

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Today we’d like to share a couple of simple tooltip animation ideas with you. The tooltips have different shapes mostly made of SVGs and we are animating them with anime.js. Some of these bouncy fellas use SVG path morphing, others transforms and one is a simple text effect.

Attention: Heavy use of modern CSS properties like CSS grid and flexbox so don’t use a killjoy browser to view the demo.

Have a look at some of the styles:




We hope you enjoy these little ideas and find them inspirational!

References and Credits


ML is a freelance web designer and developer with a passion for interaction design. She studied Cognitive Science and Computational Logic and has a weakness for the smell of freshly ground peppercorns.

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  1. 4

    So great and fluid : thanks !!

    But could someone give me some advice to include this effects into a page in WordPress ? CSS and js files are well loaded, but the effect (on hover) doesn’t work… Thanks again

    • 5

      i want to include this effect into a wordpress theme too… it doesn’t work…

  2. 11

    By killjoy you mean IE….Don’t mince words, we all know what you meant πŸ™‚

  3. 12

    Thanks for this post.Easy way is given to understand code.Nice code really work.

  4. 13

    These are so cool and creative. One of my favorites and can totally see these being practical in some designs.

  5. 14

    This is really awesome. I love the ‘Cora’- tag ” Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” Just nice one …..

  6. 15

    You’re great, you have perfect skills.

    May be you can create a program for create animated elements / boxes, in the future. Lead us.

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