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Floating Labels Bronze Plan

Floating labels is an input area that shows a placeholder text in it. Once you click the input the placeholder text floats up as a label.

Adding Floating Labels
  • Simply wrap a field and label inside an element with class="kw-floating-label-wrapper”.
  • Add a placeholder attribute to the input element.
<div class="kw-floating-label-wrapper">
    <label for="name">Your Name</label>
    <input type="text" name="name" class="form-control" placeholder="name">
Styling Floating Labels

Here is the default css stylings that can be overridden.

.kw-floating-label-wrapper {
    position: relative;
    margin-bottom: 25px;

.kw-floating-label-wrapper .kw-floating-label {
    opacity: 0;
    visibility: hidden;
    display: block;
    position: absolute;
    top: 0px;
    left: 7px;
    font-size: 12px;
    font-weight: 400;
    line-height: 1;
    color: #bbb;
    transition: all 0.2s ease-in-out;
    z-index: 1;
    padding: 3px;
    border-top-left-radius: 3px;

.kw-floating-label-wrapper {
    opacity: 1;
    visibility: visible;
    top: -9px;
    padding: 3px;
    background-color: transparent;
    left: 7px;

kw-floating-label-wrapper {
    top: 4px;
    content: "";
    display: block;
    position: absolute;
    left: 0;
    right: 0;
    height: 6px;
    background-color: #fff;
    z-index: -1;

.kw-floating-label-wrapper {
    color: #4D90FE;