Text Animations

jQuery Pull Quote with Animation FF Chrome IE11+
This jQuery script makes it simple as pie to turn any inline text on your page into an automatic pull quote, with optional animation that plays to draw even more attention to them. It's a great script for highlighting important bits of information inside an article, in addition to adding flare to long blocks of content.

Always-on-top message FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
A TV-like message banner script that creates a "always-on-top" message, centered at the bottom of the surfer's screen. Use it like its used on TV- to advertise your products, or anything else that requires special attention.

Trembling message FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
Make select messages on your page "shiver" slightly to draw attention to them, with this text script.

Fluid Text Resizer FF1+ IE6+ Opr7+
Fluid Text Resizer, a compact yet versatile jQuery based text resizer script. It can adjust the text size of a particular section of your page, such as just the primary content area, multiple sections, or the entire document in general. A fluid animation is used to morph into the new text size, and session cookies are used to remember the new setting. Cool!

Document Text Sizer FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
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Sometimes the text size you've specified for your webpage isn't suitable to the viewer, depending on his browser configuration or OS. This useful script by Taewook uses Dynamic CSS to let the viewer himself modify the text size of the page on demand, by clicking on an Increase or Decrease Font Size link.

The Matrix Text effect FF1+ IE5+
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Requiring little introduction, this creative DHTML script renders The Matrix effect on any short piece of text! Digital letters gradually drop down to form the phrase of your choice.

Neon Lights Text FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
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Bring the age old technique of attracting attention on the streets to your webpage! This DHTML script applies a neon light effect to any text...very cool.

Neon Lights Text II FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
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Based on the original Neon Lights script, this version applies a "moving light" to any text. Two different colors can be used concurrently for the effect, giving the light depth.

Flying letters FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
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Animate your site's header into view, one letter at a time, with this one-of-a-kind script!

Nudging Text FF1+ IE5+
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This attention craving text contains letters that constantly nudge one another.

Roller Coaster Text FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
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This interesting text effect animates any text in a roller coaster style!

Shock Wave Text FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
Send ripples through your text with this script!  Eye-catching way to display rotated messages on your site.

Typing Text FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+
A script that causes any text inside a particular <span> tag to be "typed out" in IE 4.x, one letter at a time. All other browsers will simply see the text fully displayed from the start.

Dissolving text effect FF2+ IE5+ Op8+ legacy
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This is a great DHTML script that rotates and displays any number of messages, with a unique dissolving effect applied during each rotation. Very impressive...

Glowing Text IE5+ legacy
Add flare and draw attention to important text on your page by making them glow! This script utilizes the glow filter of DHTML to first surround any text with a yellow "light", then uses scripting to make the light "come alive" and glow.

Pulsating Text IE5+ legacy
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Use this script to render an "aura" around your text, accomplished using IE's multimedia filters and scripting.

Upper Right Corner flying text IE5+ legacy
A script that causes the enclosed text to fly in from the upper right corner of the screen to the original location of the text.

Dropping Text IE5+ legacy
A script that causes a line of text to drop down from the top of the screen, word by word, to the original location of the text.

Google Search Terms highlighter FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+ legacy
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This script highlights any terms on your page used by a visitor coming from Google to locate it, similar to a popular feature found in Google Toolbar. It's a great way to retain search engine visitors, by helping these folks quickly focus in on the relevant areas on your page pertaining to his/her search query.

Bouncy Message IE5++ legacy
This is an energetic little text script that bounces a message around your visitor's window screen. Not only can you add HTML to the mix, but also, configure precisely the speed of the animation, and whether the message should disappear after x seconds. And to top it all off, the script works cross browser!

In-your-face message greeting FF1+ IE5+ Opr7+ legacy
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Steve, a surfer, created this great, cross-browser greeting script that will sure catch your surfer's attention, if nothing else! The greeting message zooms in and expands until it fills the entire screen before disappearing. Cool!

3D spinning message IE5+ legacy
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3D Spinning Message uses VML to display/rotate messages on the top of the page via a circular animation. Everything from the size of the "circle" to the colors of the text can be customized. A good script to capture people's attention.

Vertical Text script IE5.5+ legacy
Text has always been displayed horizontally (in the Western World at least), until now! This script harnesses the "writing-mode" attribute of CSS, supported in IE5.5+, to display any text vertically in those browsers. Great for showing items such as copyright text, special notices etc.

Rainbow Text IE5+ legacy
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Utilizing IE 5's proprietary behavior functionality, Chris' script allows you to apply a live rainbow effect to any block of text, with multiple text/page supported!

Sine Scrolling Text script IE5+ Opr7+ legacy
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Using some sophisticated math calculations, not to mention great DHTML programming, Mark has created this visually stunning sine scrolling text animation. The text flows from left to right, following the "sine curve." Quite amazing, really.

Wave text IE5+ legacy
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Add a watery, wavy effect to a header text with this mesmerizing script!

Text Animator IE5+ Opr7+ legacy
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Text Animator is a great cross-browser text effect. It fades in and out infinite text messages, with each message optionally being clickable.

3D Text All legacy
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Check out how DHTML can be used to replace images in rendering 3D and fancy text! Text created with DHTML loads much faster than gifs, and are easier to manipulate on the fly.

Wordpress Users: Step by Step instructions to add ANY Dynamic Drive script to an entire Wordpress theme or individual Post