by kirupa | 10 May 2013
A link's hover state is very similar to cardboard boxes. The fun things you can do with them are endless. One fun thing that you will learn about in this article is how to have a background color slide into view when you are hovering over a link.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at http://www.kirupa.com/html5/sliding_background_effect_on_link_hover.htm