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Social Media Share Button With Gooey Effect Using SVG

Social media sharing button with gooey icon loading effect designed by Sasha. When you click on the share button a bunch of social media icons drops down with a gooey effect.

If you are having trouble with the pen, try the archived copy on GitHub

Social Media Share Button With Gooey Effect Snippet



<div class="container">
<div class="button">Share</div>
<div class="social twitter"><a href="" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-twitter"></i></a></div>
<div class="social facebook"><i class="fa fa-facebook"></i></div>
<div class=" social google"><i class="fa fa-google-plus"></i></div>
<div class="social youtube"><a href="" target="_blank"><i class="fa fa-youtube"></i></a></div>

<svg xmlns="" version="1.1">
<filter id="goo">
<feGaussianBlur in="SourceGraphic" stdDeviation="8" result="blur" />
<feColorMatrix in="blur" mode="matrix" values="1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 18 -7" result="goo" />
<feBlend in="SourceGraphic" in2="goo" />



@import url(',300,400,600');

body {
font-family: 'Source Sans Pro', sans-serif;
background: linear-gradient(#B388EB, #8093F1, #00B2CA);
background: #4A5759;
overflow: hidden;

.container {
justify-content: center;
align-items: center;
height: 100vh;

.button {
z-index: 99;
position: absolute;
display: flex;
justify-content: center;
align-items: center;
width: 150px;
height: 40px;
background: linear-gradient(45deg, #B388EB, #8093F1);
border-radius: 20px;
color: #FFF;
font-size: 20px;
letter-spacing: 1px;
font-weight: 200;

.social {
opacity: 0;
position: relative;
margin: 8px;
width: 40px;
height: 40px;
border-radius: 100%;
display: inline-block;
color: #FFF;
font-size: 20px;
text-align: center;
i {
margin-top: 10px;

a {
color: #FFF;

.twitter {
background: #00aced;

.facebook {
background: #3b5998;

.google {
background: #dd4b39;

.youtube {
background: #bb0000;

.clicked {
opacity: 1;
transition: 1.2s all ease;
transform: translateY(56px);