How Do I Make Transitions in Webflow?

How Do I Make Transitions in Webflow?

If you want to add some eye-catching animations and transitions to your Webflow website, you’re in luck! Webflow provides an intuitive interface that makes it easy to create smooth and professional-looking transitions without the need for any coding knowledge. In this tutorial, we’ll walk you through the steps to make transitions in Webflow.

Step 1: Selecting an Element

The first step is to select the element that you want to apply a transition to. You can choose any element on your page, such as a button, image, or text. Once you’ve selected the element, go to the Element Settings panel on the right-hand side of the Webflow designer.

Step 2: Opening the Transitions Panel

In the Element Settings panel, click on the “Transitions” tab. This will open up the Transitions panel where you can define and customize your desired transition effects.

Step 3: Adding a Transition

To add a transition effect, click on the “Add Animation” button in the Transitions panel. A drop-down menu will appear with various animation options like fade-in, slide-in, scale-up, and more.

  • Fade-In: This animation gradually fades in the selected element.
  • Slide-In: This animation slides in the selected element from a specified direction.
  • Scale-Up: This animation scales up or enlarges the selected element.

You can experiment with different animations to see which one suits your design best. Once you’ve chosen an animation effect, select it from the drop-down menu.

Step 4: Customizing the Transition

After selecting the animation effect, you can further customize it to meet your specific needs. You can adjust the duration of the animation, set delays, and control the easing function (how the animation accelerates or decelerates).

Note: Webflow offers a range of additional customization options for transitions, such as opacity changes, 3D transforms, and rotation effects. Feel free to explore these options to create unique and dynamic transitions.

Step 5: Previewing and Publishing

Once you’ve added and customized your transition effects, it’s time to preview them. Click on the “Preview” button at the top right corner of the Webflow designer to see how your transitions will look in action.

If you’re satisfied with the result, simply publish your website by clicking on the “Publish” button in the top navigation bar. Your website will now showcase those beautiful transitions that you’ve created in Webflow!

Congratulations! You’ve successfully learned how to make transitions in Webflow. With these simple steps, you can add a touch of interactivity and elegance to your website.


In this tutorial, we covered how to make transitions in Webflow without writing any code. We explored selecting elements, opening the Transitions panel, adding animations, customizing transitions, previewing them, and publishing our website.

Now it’s time for you to get creative and experiment with different transition effects in Webflow. Happy designing!