Animates Placeholder In JavaScript Plugin – placeholdem.js

A JavaScript plugin that animates placeholder
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Last Update:March 13, 2024
Publish Date: February 08, 2014
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License: MIT
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Placeholdem.js is a placeholder JavaScript plugin. A animation and text caret into the text input area. Placeholder values will gradually remove the focus and blur recovery. The placeholder value will delete on focus, and visible agin on blur when focus out.

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How to use it:

1. Load the jQuery placeholdem Loader plugin.

<script src="placeholdem.min.js"></script>

2. Create a container element as this:

				<label class="fade">
					<input name="field1" placeholder="Triggered on Focus/Blur" />
					<div class="arrow"></div>
				<label class="fade">
					<textarea name="field2" placeholder="Inputs or Textareas"></textarea>
					<div class="arrow"></div>

3. run Placeholdem on all elements with placeholders

			Placeholdem( document.querySelectorAll( '[placeholder]' ) );

			var fadeElems = document.body.querySelectorAll( '.fade' ),
				fadeElemsLength = fadeElems.length,
				i = 0,
				interval = 50;

				function incFade() {
					if( i < fadeElemsLength ) {
						fadeElems[ i ].className += ' fade-load';
						setTimeout( incFade, interval );

				setTimeout( incFade, interval );


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List Of Version :
  • v1.0.2
  • v1.0.1
  • v1.0.0
  • v0.0.3
  • v0.0.2
  • v0.0.1


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