Ivica Obadic Ivica Obadic - 1 month ago 18x
Javascript Question

Usage of velocity.js animations in React

Can i use velocity.js animations within React components without integrating it without velocity-react library ?
I don't like that by default, when the component is mounted, the final state of the animation is shown. How can i make animation to run on component load ?


simple example:

  1. import velocity

    import Velocity from 'velocity-animate';
  2. then start animation in componentDidMount

    import React, { Component } from 'react';
    class VelocityExample extends Component {
             Velocity(this.refs.block,{ scale: 2 },500)
             .then(e=>console.log('animation complete'))
            return <div ref="block" >VelocityExample</div>;

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