How to Add Hover-Animated Corner Button Arrows to Your Design with Divi | Elegant Themes Blog

The way you present your CTA inside a page you design can have a big impact on how your visitors take action. You can go about it the most frequently used way, by using the button format with copy in the middle, but you can get creative with it as well. In today’s tutorial, we’ll show you a creative way to include a call to action in your Divi design. We’re going to include hover-animated corner button arrows to be exact. Once an arrow is hovered, the arrow direction will change alongside the style. You will be able to download the JSON file of this design for free as well!

Let’s get to it.

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Let’s Start Recreating!

Add New Specialty Section

Add a new specialty section to the page you’re working on. Select the following column structure for it:

Gradient Background

Open the section settings and apply the following gradient background:

Then, go to the spacing settings and add some right padding to column 1.

Add Text Module #1 to Column 1

Add H2 Content

Time to add modules, starting with a Text Module in column 1. Add some H2 content of your choice.

H2 Text Settings

Style the module’s H2 text settings as follows:

Add some top and bottom margin next.

Add Text Module #2 to Column 1

Add Description Content

Add another Text Module below the previous one with some description content of your choice.

Text Settings

Change the module’s text settings as follows:

Add some bottom margin on smaller screen sizes as well.

Add Row #1 to Column 2

Column Structure

On to the section’s second column. There, add a first row using the following column structure

Remove all default top and bottom padding next.

Then, open the column 1 settings and apply a background color of your choice.

Complete the column settings by settings the overflows to visible in the advanced tab.

Add Text Module #1 to Column 1

Add Content

Time to add Modules, starting with a first Text Module in column 1. Add some content of your choice.

Text Settings

Change the module’s text settings:

Apply some bottom margin as well.

Add Divider Module to Column 1

Add Text Module #2 to Column 1

Add H3 Content

Add another Text Module to column 1. Use some H3 content of your choice.

H3 Text Settings

Move on to the module’s design tab and change the H3 text settings as follows:

Add Text Module #3 to Column 1

Add Content

Add the last Text Module to column 1 with some description content of your choice.

Text Settings

Change the text settings accordingly:

Include some bottom margin as well.

Add Blurb Module to Column 1

Leave Content Boxes Empty

On to the last module we need in this column, which is a Blurb Module. Leave the content boxes empty.

Default Icon

Select the arrow icon next.

Change the icon on hover.

Use a link for this module as well.

Hover Background Color

Then, add a hover background color.

Default Icon Settings

Navigate to the design tab and change the icon settings as follows:

Hover Icon Settings

Modify the icon font size on hover.

Hover Spacing

Modify the top and right padding on hover.

Include some rounded corners in the border settings as well.

Then, use the transform scale option on hover.

Main Element & Blurb Image CSS

Next, navigate to the advanced tab and use the following line of CSS code for the main element:

Use this line for the Blurb Image css box:

Complete the module settings by repositioning it in the position settings:

Remove Column 2

Once you’ve completed the first column, you can reuse it for the second. To do that, remove the second column first.

Clone Column 1

Then, clone the first.

Change Column 2 Background Color

Of course, you’ll need to make some changes to the duplicate column, starting with the background color.

Add Transform Translate to Column 2

We’re adding a transform translate value on smaller screen sizes as well.

Change Duplicate Content

Make sure you change all duplicate content.

Change Blurb Module Link

Complete the duplicate column by changing the link inside the Blurb Module.

Reuse Row

Once you’ve completed the first row and its columns, you can clone the entire row.

Remove Column 2

Delete the second column inside the row settings.

Change Column Background Color

Then, change the remaining column’s background color.

Add Top Margin to Row

Go back to the general row settings and add some responsive top margin.

Change Duplicate Content

Then, change all duplicate content in the column.

Change Blurb Module Link

Complete the tutorial by changing the link inside the Blurb Module. That’s it!

In this post, we’ve shown you how to get creative with your CTAs. More specifically, we’ve shown you how to add hover-animated corner button arrows. This approach helps you keep a clean look and feel when designing a section with multiple CTAs. It adds an extra level of interaction too. You were able to download the JSON file for free. If you have any questions or suggestions, feel free to leave a comment in the comment section below!

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