Advantages of the Web Animations API

Lisi Linhart
Oct 6, 2017 · 5 min read

WAAPI Animation controls

Styling vs. Behaviour

Pure CSS

CSS Animation with class changes via JS

Animate in Javascript with the WAAPI

Hardware Acceleration

Tell the Browser what is animated

It’s native

Animations in the document


CSS can do this too




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