Header Menu with Hover and Click Effects

Written by @kerixa 13 May 2020

Sometimes websites needs a menu in their header. Like other parts, this section also needs a beautiful design to look unique. Below is a menu for the header of your website. When it is clicked or hovered, a dynamic effect will appear!

Code Snippet:

                                                
                                                <!-- this script is provided by www.javascriptfreecode.com coded by: Kerixa Inc. -->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/normalize/5.0.0/normalize.min.css">
<style>
/*   DESKTOP DEMO OF SVG EFFECTS. */

@import url("https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Lato");

html {
	height: 100%;
}

body {
	height: 100%;
	background-color: #9387ab;
	font: 400 10px "Lato", sans-serif;
	text-align: center;
}

.header {
	width: 100%;
	height: 75px;
	background: #17141d;
	opacity: 0.95;
	overflow: hidden;
	-webkit-box-shadow: #333 1px 3px 4px;
	-moz-box-shadow: #333 1px 3px 4px;
	box-shadow: #333 1px 3px 4px;
}

.content {
	width: 100%;
	height: calc(100% - 75px);
	background-image: url(https://www.javascriptfreecode.com/uploads/pictures/15-img.jpg);
	background-size: cover;
	display: flex;
	align-items: center;
	justify-content: center;
	flex-direction: column;
	background-color: #9387ab;
}
h1 {
	letter-spacing: 4px;
	padding: 1em;
	color: white;
	background-color: #17141d;
	opacity: 0.8;
}

svg.line-top {
	width: 100%;
	background-color: #17141d;
}
svg.line-bottom {
	width: 100%;
}
.menu {
	width: 750px;
	margin: 0 auto;
}
ul {
	padding: 0;
	margin: 0;
}

ul li {
	margin: 0;
	padding: 10px 0 10px 0;
	width: 25%;
	height: 10px;
	text-align: center;
	text-transform: uppercase;
	text-decoration: none;
	color: white;
	cursor: pointer;
	display: inline-block;
	letter-spacing: 3.5px;
	transition: all 0.5s ease-out;
}

li.active {
	color: orange;
	transform: scale(1.1);
}

polygon {
	stroke-width: 2px;
	stroke: orange;
	fill: orange;
}

@media (max-device-width: 991px) {
	.header {
		height: 64px;
	}

	body {
		font-size: 0.4em;
	}
	.content {
		height: calc(100% - 64px);
	}
}
</style>
<div class="header">
<div class="menu">
<svg class="line-top" width="750" height="15" viewbox="0,0 1000,20">
<line class="line-dash" x1="0" y1="15" x2="1000" y2="15" style="stroke: orange; stroke-width:2; stroke-linecap:round; stroke-dasharray: 180,1200; stroke-dashoffset: -35;" />
</svg>
<ul>
<li>Home</li><li>Gallery</li><li>Contact</li><li>About</li>
</ul>
<svg class="line-bottom" width="750" height="30" viewbox="0,0 1000,40">
<polygon class="lb" points="35,53 115,53 125,43 135,53 215,53" />
<polygon class="lb" points="285,53 365,53 375,43 385,53 465,53" />
<polygon class="lb" points="535,53 615,53 625,43 635,53 715,53" />
<polygon class="lb" points="785,53 865,53 875,43 885,53 965,53" />
</svg>
</div>
</div>
<div class="content">
<h1>Header Menu</h1>
</div>
<script src='https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/gsap/2.0.2/TweenMax.min.js'></script>
<script>
const lis = document.querySelectorAll("li");
const lbs = document.querySelectorAll(".lb");
const ul = document.querySelector("ul");
const lineDash = document.querySelector(".line-dash");
const p1 = document.querySelector(".p1");
const p2 = document.querySelector(".p2");

var dashOrigin = -35; //pixels
var selectedLi = -35; //pixels
var speed = 500; //move this many pixels in one second.
var distance = 0;
var time = 0;

// initial animation and class for HOME
TweenLite.to(lbs[0], 0.6, {
					y: -43,
					ease: Bounce.easeOut,
					delay: 1
				});

lis[0].classList.add("active");

//push all the bottom lines down.
function pushDownLb() {
	for(let k = 0; k < lbs.length; ++k)
		TweenLite.to(lbs[k], 0.5, {
					y: 0,
					ease:  Power3.easeOut
				});
}

ul.addEventListener(
	"mouseleave",
	function(e) {
		// to avoid a bug in chrome that sometimes triggers mouseleave on click
		// and the relatedTarget comes up null
		if (e.relatedTarget) {
			distance = Math.abs(dashOrigin - selectedLi);
			time = distance / speed;
			dashOrigin = selectedLi;
			if (time) {
				// overlaping tweens would give a zero time
				TweenLite.to(lineDash, time, {
					strokeDashoffset: selectedLi,
					ease: Bounce.easeOut
				});
			} //if
		} //if
	},
	false
);

for (let i = 0; i < 4; ++i) {
	lis[i].addEventListener("mouseover", function() {
		distance = Math.abs(-250 * i - 35 - dashOrigin);
		time = distance / speed;
		dashOrigin = -250 * i - 35;
		if (time) {
			TweenLite.to(lineDash, time, {
				strokeDashoffset: -250 * i - 35,
				ease: Bounce.easeOut
			});
		} //if
	});

	lis[i].addEventListener("click", function() {
		selectedLi = -250 * i - 35;
		pushDownLb();
		let current = document.getElementsByClassName("active");
		current[0].classList.remove("active");
		lis[i].classList.add("active");
		TweenLite.to(lbs[i], 0.5, {
					y: -43,
					ease: Bounce.easeOut
				});
	});
}
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Example:


About @kerixa

I am Krishna Eydat. I studied Software Engineering at University of Waterloo in Canada. I lead a few tech companies. I am passionate about the way we are connected. I would like to be part of something big or be the big deal!

K

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