In the example below, we take a typical card component and recreate it with placeholders applied to create a “loading card”. Size and proportions are the same between the two.
You can change the
width through grid column classes, width utilities, or inline styles.
By default, the
currentColor. This can be overriden with a custom color or utility class.
How it works
Create placeholders with the
.placeholder class and a grid column class (e.g.,
.col-6) to set the
width. They can replace the text inside an element or as be added as a modifier class to an existing component.
Animate placehodlers with
.placeholder-wave to better convey the perception of something being actively loaded.
The size of
.placeholders are based on the typographic style of the parent element. Customize them with sizing modifiers: