In 2013, Jake Archibald introduced this cool trick of animating an SVG path to look like it’s drawing itself. It’s 2020 now, and the trick is still popular. I’ve seen it on a lot of websites I’ve visited recently. I, too, feature an animated SVG loader on my website using one of the libraries I’ll introduce below.
In a previous article, Chris Coyier wrote about how SVG path animations work under the hood, using the CSS
stroke-dashoffset properties. … Read article “Libraries for SVG Drawing Animations”