How to Create Animated Text Fills and Strokes
Codrops has shared a tutorial on how to create various types of (animated) fills and strokes for text using different techniques including CSS and SVG. In the article: How to Create (Animated) Text Fills, there are five ways to create patterned filled text.
In three out of these five cases we will retain the ability to select the text. For each of the techniques it shows the browser support, the ability to select text and, most importantly, the possibility to animate the fill (highly experimental).
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