CSS3 - Marquee

16th February 2010

For Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Opera and IE10

An auto-running 'Marquee' with 'hover' to stop the scroll, with links.
An auto-running 'Marquee' with 'hover' to stop the scroll, with links.

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Although Safari does have a css3 'marquee' style available but it is not interactive, so I have produced this version which can be styled any way you like, will auto-run and will pause when you place the mouse over the text.

All done with just css3 styling, and now working in all the latest browsers.


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