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Bounce Effect

Bounce Effect

Description: The bounce effect bounces an element. When used with hide or show, the last or first bounce will also fade in/out.

  • bounce

    • distance (default: 20)
      Type: Number
      The distance of the largest "bounce" in pixels.
    • times (default: 5)
      Type: Integer
      The number of times the element will bounce. When used with hide or show, there is an extra "half" bounce for the fade in/out.


Toggle a div using the bounce effect.

<!doctype html>
<html lang="en">
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <title>bounce demo</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="//code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/themes/smoothness/jquery-ui.css">
  #toggle {
    width: 100px;
    height: 100px;
    background: #ccc;
  <script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.12.4.js"></script>
  <script src="//code.jquery.com/ui/1.12.1/jquery-ui.js"></script>
<p>Click anywhere to toggle the box.</p>
<div id="toggle"></div>
$( document ).click(function() {
  $( "#toggle" ).toggle( "bounce", { times: 3 }, "slow" );


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