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JavaScript Fade Effect without Libraries

Using JavaScript libraries like jQuery and Mootools does simplify your code, but this comes with the price of an added footprint. Often times, the same effects can be accomplished in raw JavaScript with little to no hassle. Indeed, this tutorial will explain how to create the classic fade effect without resorting to jQuery or Mootools.


The fade effect, as its name denotes, is an animation used to fade an element off of a page. You can find a demo of it in the jQuery documentation.

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