You don’t need JavaScript


CSS is powerful, you can do a lot of things without JavaScript.

A quite commonly known example is usage of the Adjacent Sibling Selector (viz. +) to build custom radio buttons/checkboxes or tab interfaces.

See the Pen CSS Custom Checkboxes / Radio Buttons by Bramus! (@bramus) on CodePen.

With a few more CSS tricks such as the :target/…/:active/:checked pseudo-classes, the ::after/::before pseudo-elements, and the attr() CSS function one can achieve some other great effects:

You don’t need JavaScript is a repo that aggregates many of these “Pure CSS” Solutions.

You don’t need JavaScript →

About the author

Bramus is a Freelance Web Developer from Belgium. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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