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Day 8: Hero ๐Ÿฆธโ€โ™‚๏ธ


A hero component usually displays the page title, description, and, sometimes, a CTA.

The example component is visible below.


Advent of UI Components ๐Ÿฆธโ€โ™‚๏ธ

An Advent calendar of components built with HTML and CSS.


A few notes about this hero component:

  • CSS Variables are used for colors,
  • the :before pseudo-element is used for background,
  • the background is animated using CSS animation.

The code:

<div class="advent-hero">
<h1>Advent of UI Components ๐ŸŽ…</h1>
</div>
.advent-hero {
--color-xmas-alpha: #f7efef;
--color-xmas-beta: #d72621;
--color-xmas-gamma: #639565;

color: var(--color-xmas-alpha);
text-align: center;
position: relative;
padding: 5rem;
overflow: hidden;
}

.advent-hero:before {
content: "";
background-image: linear-gradient(45deg, var(--color-xmas-beta) 30%, var(--color-xmas-gamma) 60%);
position: absolute;
width: 300%;
height: 300%;
top: -100%;
left: -100%;
animation: rotate 10s linear infinite alternate-reverse;
}

@keyframes rotate {
to {
transform: rotate(360deg);
}
}

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Day 24: Details ๐ŸŽน

A details component contains the summary and the complete information, which could be toggled between visible and hidden states.
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Day 23: Radio ๐Ÿ“ฑ

A radio component is a form item used when only one selection is possible in a group of mutually exclusive choices.
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Day 22: Checkbox ๐Ÿงฆ

A checkbox component is a form item used when multiple selectable objects are in a list.
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Day 21: Notification ๐Ÿคซ

A notification component usually displays a message that communicates information to the user.
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Day 20: Code block ๐Ÿ’ป

A code block UI component represents a block of code that is formatted neatly.
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Day 19: Pagination ๐Ÿ“–

Pagination helps users browse through the sequence of related content.
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Day 18: Social share ๐Ÿ”—

A social share is a component that displays anchors holding social sharing links of a current page.
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Day 17: Card ๐ŸŽด

A card component usually displays an image and extra information in card-like format.
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Day 16: Table ๐ŸŽถ

A table is used to display tabular data.
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Day 15: Breadcrumb ๐Ÿž

A breadcrumb is an element that helps users understand the hierarchy of the page and site.
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Day 14: Blockquote ๐Ÿ’ฌ

A blockquote is used to highlight a quote on a page.
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Day 13: List ๐Ÿ—’๏ธ

An (unordered) list usually consists of items displayed as bullets.
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Day 12: Figure ๐Ÿ–ผ๏ธ

A figure element represents a graphic asset with an optional caption.
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Day 11: Video Embed ๐Ÿ“บ

A video embed is a code snippet that allows us to embed the video from a third-party platform like YouTube or Video to our site.
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Day 10: Footer ๐Ÿ‘‡

A footer is a component that sits at the bottom of every page. It usually consists of navigation and additional information, like website copyright and legal links.
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Day 9: Header โ˜๏ธ

A header usually consists of navigation that has links to different parts of the website.
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Day 8: Hero ๐Ÿฆธโ€โ™‚๏ธ

A hero component usually displays the page title, description, and, sometimes, a CTA.
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Day 7: Intro ๐Ÿ’ฌ

An intro components usually provides basic information of the page. It is one of the first components on the page.
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Day 6: Horizontal Rule ใ€ฐ๏ธ

A horizontal rule is usually used as a visual divider between two textual elements.
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Day 5: Split ๐Ÿ’”

A split component consists of two elements, usually image and text, sitting next to each other horizontally.
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Day 4: Banner ๐Ÿšฉ

A banner is an element that serves to highlight information, like a website page or an event or Advent of UI Components.
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Day 3: Gallery ๐Ÿฟ

Galleries are an inevitable part of every respected site. Here's a Christmas gallery.
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Day 2: Tag ๐ŸŽ

Tags often represent information like category, state, or additional information.
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Day 1: Button ๐ŸŽ…

Let's start with a classic button. Every website needs one, right?
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