CSS Spinners & Loaders You Need

In CSS, what is a loading spinner?

CSS Loaders by Luke Haas

<div class="loader">Loading...</div>
.loader {
font-size: 10px;
margin: 50px auto;
text-indent: -9999em;
width: 11em;
height: 11em;
border-radius: 50%;
background: #ffffff;
background: -moz-linear-gradient(left, #ffffff 10%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 42%);
background: -webkit-linear-gradient(left, #ffffff 10%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 42%);
background: -o-linear-gradient(left, #ffffff 10%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 42%);
background: -ms-linear-gradient(left, #ffffff 10%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 42%);
background: linear-gradient(to right, #ffffff 10%, rgba(255, 255, 255, 0) 42%);
position: relative;
-webkit-animation: load3 1.4s infinite linear;
animation: load3 1.4s infinite linear;
-webkit-transform: translateZ(0);
-ms-transform: translateZ(0);
transform: translateZ(0);
}
.loader:before {
width: 50%;
height: 50%;
background: #ffffff;
border-radius: 100% 0 0 0;
position: absolute;
top: 0;
left: 0;
content: '';
}
.loader:after {
background: #0dc5c1;
width: 75%;
height: 75%;
border-radius: 50%;
content: '';
margin: auto;
position: absolute;
top: 0;
left: 0;
bottom: 0;
right: 0;
}
@-webkit-keyframes load3 {
0% {
-webkit-transform: rotate(0deg);
transform: rotate(0deg);
}
100% {
-webkit-transform: rotate(360deg);
transform: rotate(360deg);
}
}
@keyframes load3 {
0% {
-webkit-transform: rotate(0deg);
transform: rotate(0deg);
}
100% {
-webkit-transform: rotate(360deg);
transform: rotate(360deg);
}
}

Spinkit Loaders

CSSLoad

Loaders.css

SpinThatShit

Cleanest CSS spinner, ever

@keyframes spin {
to { transform: rotate(1turn); }
}
.progress {
position: relative;
display: inline-block;
width: 5em;
height: 5em;
margin: 0 .5em;
font-size: 12px;
text-indent: 999em;
overflow: hidden;
animation: spin 1s infinite steps(8);
}
.small.progress {
font-size: 6px;
}
.large.progress {
font-size: 24px;
}
.progress:before,
.progress:after,
.progress > div:before,
.progress > div:after {
content: '';
position: absolute;
top: 0;
left: 2.25em; /* (container width - part width)/2 */
width: .5em;
height: 1.5em;
border-radius: .2em;
background: #eee;
box-shadow: 0 3.5em #eee; /* container height - part height */
transform-origin: 50% 2.5em; /* container height / 2 */
}
.progress:before {
background: #555;
}
.progress:after {
transform: rotate(-45deg);
background: #777;
}
.progress > div:before {
transform: rotate(-90deg);
background: #999;
}
.progress > div:after {
transform: rotate(-135deg);
background: #bbb;
}
<div class="large progress"><div>Loading…</div></div>

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8+ years of experience in web development, blogging and SEO.

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