Top 10 Animation Libraries For React

Top 10 Animation Libraries For React

Anita Ihuman
·Mar 8, 2021·

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React is an awesome library that gives both developer and the users of the site an amazing experience. Accompanied with advanced tools is the demand for a better user experience Animation is an aspect of web design that has developed to an impressive level. Animations that pay great attention to details are truly delightful to all users. If you are wondering what kind of animation and effect to use in your React project for better visual feedback, user consumption and utilization, I have a list of animation libraries in this article you might find interesting.

React Motion

This is an amazing animation library exclusively made up of highly complex animations. To install, run this command

npm i react-motion

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React-spring

This animation is inspired by react-motion and has its design based on spring-physics. To install, run this command

npm i react-spring

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React Anime

This is a friendly animation library, it is quite easy to use. You just have to place the component in whatever you want to animate. To install, run this command

npm i react-anime -s

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React-Particles-Bg

This is a library that offers react component for particle backgrounds. To install, run this command.

npm install --save particles-bg

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React Reveal

This library creates an easy way to add cool reveal-on-scroll animations to your React app. To install, run this command

npm i react-reveal

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React-Spark-Scroll

This library has smooth animations you would like to check out. To install, run this command

npm install react-spark-scroll-gsap

React-mt-svg-lines

This is a React.js wrapper component to animate the line stroke in SVGs. To install, run this command

npm install react-mt-svg-lines --save

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Auto-Size-Transition

It a library that allows scaling a component to size within its environment. To install, run this command.

yarn add auto-size-transition

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React-Transition-Group

This is a low-level project that can also be used to create cool animations in your project. To install, run this command.

npm install @types/react-transition-group

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Lottie-web

This is an animation library for Web and iOS. To install, run this command

https://github.com/airbnb/lottie-web

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React-Web-Animation

This is a set of React components that expose the Web Animations API in a declarative way. To install, run this command.

npm install react-web-animation

This library requires the following dependencies to be installed.

npm install react
npm install react-dom
npm install prop-types

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Conclusion

I hope you find this article useful, feel free to drop any other cool React animation libraries that you are familiar with. I would love to check them out.

 
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