27+ CSS Direction-Aware Hover Examples

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Hello, everyone! Today, we will show you the best collection of CSS direction-aware hover effects of 2023–2024. Recently, we’ve included 10  latest CSS direction-aware hover code examples in our curated collection to ensure you stay up-to-date with the latest UI design trends.

In this compendium, you will find an awesome collection of hover direction-aware effects, these free HTML and CSS direction-aware code examples work on mouse hover events and are meant to enhance the user interaction of a web page.

All these CSS direction-aware effects code examples have been gathered from valuable platforms aimed at empowering front-end developers as well as the web development community.

As you pass by every example in this top collection of direction-aware effects, you will see many types of transition effects, including scrolling effects, text transitions, image transitions, nav animations, and menu transitions.

All thanks to their respective creators for adding God-level creativity to every module with the utmost dedication and attention to detail.

 

01. Staggered Animations

See the Pen
Staggered Animations
by Chris Coyier (@chriscoyier)
on CodePen.

Author: Chris Coyier, @chriscoyier
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 12, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS

02. Pure CSS Circle Hover Affect

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Pure CSS Circle Hover Affect
by Bradley Budach (@budachb)
on CodePen.

Author: Bradley Budach, @budachb
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: October 24, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

03. Futuristic 3D Hover Effect

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Futuristic 3D Hover Effect ????
by Jouan Marcel (@jouanmarcel)
on CodePen.

Author: Jouan Marcel, @jouanmarcel
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: September 05, 2018
Made with: HTML, SCSS

04. Let me see what you got!

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Let me see what you got!
by Tobias Glaus (@tobiasglaus)
on CodePen.

Author: TOBIAS GLAUS, @tobiasglaus
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 25, 2018
Made with: HTML, SCSS

05. CSS-Only Direction-Aware Cube Links

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CSS-Only Direction-Aware Cube Links
by Gabrielle Wee (@gabriellewee)
on CodePen.

Author: Gabrielle Wee, @gabriellewee
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 20, 2017
Made with: HTML, SCSS

06. CSS-Only Direction-Aware Hover Effect

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CSS-only Direction-Aware Hover Effect for Full-Page Navigation
by Paulina Hetman (@pehaa)
on CodePen.

Author: Paulina Hetman, @pehaa
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 16, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS

07. Hover For Product Info

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Hover For Product Info
by Siddharth Hubli (@SRHubli)
on CodePen.


Author: Siddharth Hubli, @SRHubli
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: October 07, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

08. Hover Effect: Pop and Background Animate

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Hover Effect: Pop and Background Animate
by David Leininger (@davidleininger)
on CodePen.

Author: David Leininger, @davidleininger
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 07 , 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS, SCSS

09. Box Corners Animation

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Box corners animation
by Lukáš Werner (@Sherpa23)
on CodePen.

Author: Lukáš Werner , @Sherpa23
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 22 , 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS, SCSS

10. Icons Hovering

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Icons hovering – #002
by Ying Ying Szero (@yingyingszeto)
on CodePen.

Author: Ying Ying Szero, @yingyingszeto
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 18, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

11. Direction Aware Tiles Using Clip-Path

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Direction Aware Tiles using clip-path Pure CSS
by Elmer Balbin (@elmzarnsi)
on CodePen.

Author: Elmer Balbin, @elmzarnsi
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 26, 2017
Made with: HTML, CSS, SCSS

12. More boxes

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???? More boxes ????
by 0guzhan (@0guzhan)
on CodePen.

Author: 0guzhan, @0guzhan
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: October 29, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS, SCSS

13. CSS-ONLY DIRECTION AWARE BOX

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CSS-only direction aware box
by Mikael Ainalem (@ainalem)
on CodePen.

Author: Mikael Ainalem, @ainalem
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 3, 2021
Made with: HTML, CSS

14. Pure CSS Box Hover with Background Effect

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Pure CSS Box Hover with Background Effect
by Paul (@Paul2512C)
on CodePen.

Author: Paul, @Paul2512C
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: January 29, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS

15. Tessellations eCommerce

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Tessellations eCommerce
by Andy Barefoot (@andybarefoot)
on CodePen.

Author: Andy Barefoot, @andybarefoot
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 18, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS

16. CSS-Only Direction-Aware Hover Effect

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CSS-only direction-aware hover effect
by Paulina Hetman (@pehaa)
on CodePen.

Author: Paulina Hetman, @pehaa
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: February 18, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS, SCSS

17. CSS 3D Image Hover Effects

See the Pen
CSS 3D Image Hover Effects | Pure CSS Direction-Aware Card Hover Effects
by Oral (@Oral_Seventhplanet)
on CodePen.

Author: Oral, @Oral_Seventhplanet
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: November 01, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS

18. Directionally Aware CSS Buttons

See the Pen
Directionally Aware CSS Buttons w/ React
by Jhey (@jh3y)
on CodePen.

Author: JHEY, @jh3y
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: June 15, 2021
Made with: HTML, CSS

19. Effect Card Direction Aware

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Effect card direction aware
by Crianbluff (@crianbluff)
on CodePen.

Author: ACrianbluff, @crianbluff
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: September 06, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS, JS

20. Clip Path Hover Animation – Keyboard accessible

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Clip Path Hover Animation – Keyboard accessible
by Vlad Racoare (@vladracoare)
on CodePen.


Author: Vlad Racoare @vladracoare
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: February 13, 2020
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

21. Pure CSS Select Box With Direction Aware Hover Effect

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Pure CSS Select Box With Direction Aware Hover Effect
by Himalaya Singh (@singhimalaya)
on CodePen.


Author: Himalaya Singh @singhimalaya
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: October 21, 2018
Made with: HTML, CSS

22. Direction-aware 3D hover effect (Concept)

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Direction-aware 3D hover effect (Concept)
by Noel Delgado (@noeldelgado)
on CodePen.


Author: Noel Delgado @noeldelgado
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: July 8, 2013
Made with: HTML(Haml), CSS(SCSS), JS(Babel)

23. Direction aware image gallery effect

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Direction aware image gallery effect
by 8bit code (@8bitcode)
on CodePen.


Author: 8bit code @8bitcode
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 3, 2014
Made with: HTML, CSS, JS

24. Direction Aware Hover Goodness

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Direction Aware Hover Goodness
by John Stewart (@johnstew)
on CodePen.


Author: John Stewart @johnstew
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: November 16, 2014
Made with: HTML, CSSc

25. Direction aware hover effect

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Direction aware hover effect
by Tobias Reich (@electerious)
on CodePen.


Author: Tobias Reich @electerious
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: April 22, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS), JS(Babel)

26. Direction-Aware Hover Effect

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Direction-Aware Hover Effect
by Florin Pop (@FlorinPop17)
on CodePen.


Author: Florin Pop @FlorinPop17
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: September 16, 2019
Made with: HTML, CSS, JS

27. Direction Aware Hover (In & Out)

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Direction Aware Hover (In & Out)
by Mark Mead (@markmead)
on CodePen.


Author: Mark Mead @markmead
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: February 2, 2019
Made with: HTML(Pug), CSS(SCSS), JS

28. direction-aware hover in pure CSS

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direction-aware hover in pure CSS
by Ana Tudor (@thebabydino)
on CodePen.


Author: Ana Tudor @thebabydino
Links: Source Code / Demo
Created on: August 15, 2013
Made with: HTML, CSS(SCSS)

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