React-Spring vs Framer Motion: Comparing Examples in Two Animation Libraries

Framer Motion and react-spring both solve unique animation challenges and execute with high performance. Framer Motion uses the more traditional duration-and-location approach. Most developers likely have experience with this animation strategy and it will feel familiar. React-Spring approaches animations using spring-physics. This is a well-executed attempt to make animations feel and behave like real-life movement. … Read more

An Intro to Framer Motion with Examples

A critical look at the docs plus animate, transition, and gesture examples. Framer Motion is an animation and gesture library that has had an incredible growth in popularity in the last year. Take a look at these downloads — one year ago and today: Given these numbers, familiarity with the library is a smart move. We’ll take a … Read more