sam sam - 3 months ago 12x
CSS Question

'toggel' rotation of element back and forth using css3/jquery

i've got an image that i want to onclick animate the rotation 90degress, when its clicked again i want it to animate the rotation -90degrees.

For the rotation im using the css3 transform:


For the jquery I want to set a varable to check if the object has been rotated, then act accordingly.

I have been having a real difficult time trying to get it to work. I've put together a JsFiddle.

This is the code I am using:

var turn = true;
$("#button").click(function () {
$("#shape").css('transform', function(index) {
return index * 90;


Add some transitions and a rotate class, and just toggle that class:


#shape  { width: 100px; 
          height: 200px; 
          -moz-transition: all 1s ease;
          -webkit-transition: all 1s ease;
          -o-transition: all 1s ease;
           transition: all 1s ease;

.rotate {-moz-transform: rotate(90deg);


$("#button").click(function() {