CSS loader animations are very lightweight and are very smooth animation without an image on your page. A few years back, for the same css loader animation we had to create gifs to animate to show online processing. And the gif was a more time taking job for creating css loader animation for the web designer. Now CSS3 replaces the loader animation gif by using CSS3 animation properties. A collection of loading animations with some cool and creative loading design animations are given below all from CodePen.
Multiple style Loader
Pure CSS Loader Kit
A CSS loader kit is created by DEGRYSE Alexis which is group of nice loaders. Beautiful sets of loaders give very elegant look.
CSS Loader Left to right Animation
A red faced open mouth element is moving back and forth with jaws opening and closing in this loader coded by Sohaib Mohammed.
Pure CSS Loader Set of circle design
Harishankaran Parameswaran has made some loaders with classic loaders coding, though not smooth yet look elegant.
Loading Image Style hexagon box
A cool gif like animation with blinking effects create a good looking like of a honeycomb. This pen is created by Doug Harper.
Pure CSS Loading style kit
This CSS Loader Kit is created by Viduthalai Mani with single element pure CSS Spinners & loaders. They all are very cool and working nicely.
Vijaya Kumar Vulchi has a tough work on creating a spinner block, have a look at it!
Horizontal Loading Style circle moving left to right
A very nice loader has been created by Che using compass and certain animation and keyframes. Very nice customized loader can be added to any website.
Hexagon box style create and remove
A pentagonal loader has been created by Martin Grand with nice looking effect.
Dotted ball moving in center of circle style
A pure CSS loader has been coded by Jerome Renders with loading circles around a big circle.
Object moving around circle style
Different kind of loader with arrows spinning inside a circle and two small elements are spinning outside.
Single div css loader
Alan Shortis has designed small circling CSS loaders with smooth rotation. Very cool animation!
Lzzy Skye has designed a simple warframe styled loader
Rectangle Box moving with next previous style icon animate
Appearing and fading circle animation designed by Adrian Guerrero Gonzlez. It is very nice to see and easy to implement in a website.
CSS3 loading animation with certain animation delays created by Geoffrey Crofte
Differed colored circle animating in different time interval and gives the impression of a wave created by Connor
Adam Jenkins has made bubble loader with fade appear animation
Revolving style css loader
David Fitas had some different thinking of a spinner and end up in making a pistol ammunition chamber like animation. Must see on how it works!
Sam Gracia made something interesting with the CSS code. A Light saber Fight Loader is made which looks awesome!
A pure CSS loader was made by Jerome Renders of a building shade in green color
Michiel Bijl made a pen for a CSS loader with square effect that loads and hides using animation
Pushing pixels css loader
Simple loader effect with dots appear horizontally made by Dave to a very elegent looking animation
Narendra made progress bar iterating CSS loader
Different types of spinners and loaders made by Marc Lloyd to a good effect
Four different color circle rotating
Four dots in a square run very quickly in a circle and zooms. This nice looking loader coding is done by Wifeo.
Loading circles and symbols are created by Peter Butcher which looks very nice and are in trend these days
A circle is made loader which zooms in and zooms out with a simple animation created by Jeroen
A half circle is rotating on a big ring of light circle path looks very nice which is created by Mark Roseboom
CSS loader circle dots moving up and down with animation
A nice looking pink colored dots are jumping one after other and creates a beautiful loader created by Jerome Renders
Daily UI CSS Loader
There different colored shapes are moving back and forth horizontal to each other. This nice CSS loader code is written by Håvard Brynjulfsen
CSS Loader effects on circle
Three white colored half circles are rotating in a circle which looks nice. CSS code is written by Derek Morash.
Hypnotic CSS Loader
Two colored circles rotating in a circle and gives an elegant loader/spinner look. You must check this loader created Max.
CSS Loader Creating plus sign with lines
Stephen Richard has written a wonderful CSS loader coding where color sticks are making separate symbols in a square.
Color Map dot loader
Three different colored dots are jumping in a round robin fashion. This nice loader is written by Ryan Mulligan.
Simple HTML and CSS Loader with three block
Three rectangles are rotating back and forth with the use of keyframes. This code is written by designer Mo.
Pure CSS Circle move inside circle
Spheres are moving in a random in the holes of a big circle. This nice CSS code is written by Peter Cameron.
Css loader style with lines and dots
Robin Delaporte made a fantastic loader with the use of keyframes in which sticks and dots are rotating in different paths.
3 rotating circles in different colors look amazing. The code is written by Tristan White in a very short CSS code
Animated blocks with the use of keyframes are amazing. The CSS can be ultimate with the use of animation and this wonderful CSS code is written by James.
A Sass coding for different kind of nice looking loaders are created by Victor Darras. A must watch loaders!
A nice simple loader created by Carpe Numidium in which bars are expanding in a loop
A loadman funny looking loader in which jaw opens and eats coming squares and closes it in a loop created by Jh3y
Sam Chahine has created Gooey CSS loader of a colored circle which tumbles and gives impressive look
Fixed glowing sticks are appearing disappearing in a circle gives impression of a good loader
Kristen Zirkler has created Text loaders where a colored line is moving on the outside border of the text
Michel created a loader of a wheel which rotates continuously and circles inside expand at certain interval
Glen Cheney has created loading blocks very similar to a gif image. Each block has some animation time delays
Eight CSS loader style
CSS loading animations created by Rosa with different types of animation effects. They are very nice animations, you must add to your website.
A pure CSS loader has been created Josh Bader with very less coding and very similar to a gif image
A comet shaped coding is written by Nicola Grosu which rounds around sun and solar system
Different colors are expending on a line bar is a nice looking loader created by Deepak Rawat
Inside a big white circle which zooms in and out in a loop, written text loading which looks very nice. This code is written by Tristan White