10 Best Typewriter Text Animation JavaScript Libraries (2024 Update)

To create attractive headlines, titles and import messages on your web app,  you shouldn’t miss this list of 10 best text animation libraries that make it easy to apply fancy animations and typing effects to your text using native vanilla JavaScript.

Originally Published Jan 06 2018, updated Jan 15, 2024

1. ChatGPT-style Text Typing Effect – ChatGPT Typewriter

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The ChatGPT Typewriter script simulates the text typing effect you see on ChatGPT (https://chat.openai.com/).


2. Character Typing Animation With Blinking Cursor – Cursor.js

Character Typing Animation With Blinking Cursor – Cursor.js

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The Cursor.js JavaScript library provides an easy way to apply a simple typing animation to your text node.


3. Terminal Text Typing Effect In JavaScript – Typed.js

Terminal Text Typing Effect In JavaScript - Typed.js

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Yet another Vanilla JavaScript plugin for emulating the terminal typing effect that enables you to print html or plain text as if it’s being typed on the screen.


4. Classic Terminal Typing Effect In JavaScript – Console Typer

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A JavaScript library to create a configurable typing animation for paragraphs, simulating the experience of typing in a command line interface.


5. Terminal-style Text Typing Animation – TypeWriting.js

Terminal-style Text Typing Animation – TypeWriting.js

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A standalone JavaScript library for creating terminal-style animated text typing effect with a blinking cursor.


6. Simulate Typing And Erasing Text – TA.js

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A JavaScript library that can be used to simulate text typing and erasing just like a real person typing on a typewriter.


7. Simulate A Human Typing & Deleting With JavaScript – TheaterJS

Simulate A Human Typing & Deleting With JavaScript - TheaterJS

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TheaterJS is a developer-friendly JavaScript text animation library to simulate a human typing and deleting something on the webpage.


8. Pure JS Text Rotator With Typing / Deleting Effects – iTyped.js

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A lightweight, dependency-free JS library that allows you to rotate a sequence of strings with text typing / erasing effects just like a typewriter.


9. Easy Typing Animation In Vanilla JavaScript – WriteIt.js

Easy Typing Animation In Vanilla JavaScript - WriteIt.js

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A lightweight text animation library that applies a configurable typing animation to any text without any JS call.


10. Human Typing Simulator In JavaScript – TypeWrite

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Yet another JavaScript library to simulate the typewriter effect that prints any text with typing and deleting animations.


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