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Stripe.com Style Dropdown Menu

Stripe.com Style Dropdown Menu

Stripe.com Style Dropdown Menu

Recently stripe.com Redesign it site, and the primary menu interaction really grab my attention. So here is the simple version of it.

Made with

Html
Css/SCSS
Javascript

Html

header.main-header
	ul.menu
		li.menu__item(data-sub="product"): a(href="#") Product
		li.menu__item(data-sub="developer"): a(href="#") Developer
		li.menu__item(data-sub="company"): a(href="#") Company
	.dropdown-holder
	
		.dropdown__arrow
		
		.dropdown__bg
			.dropdown__bg-bottom
			
		.dropdown__wrap
			.dropdown-menu#product(data-sub="product")
				.dropdown-menu__content
					.top-section
						.col-2
							ul
								li
									a(href="")
										h3 Payment
										p  Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit.
								li
									a(href="")
										h3 Connect
										p  consectetur adipisicing elit nesciunt! Assumenda, adipisci.
								li
									a(href="")
										h3 Atlas
										p  ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. .
							ul
								li
									a(href="")
										h3 Subscription
										p  Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur 
								li
									a(href="")
										h3 Relay
										p   amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Nisi, sequi!

					.bottom-section
						ul
							li: a(href="") Payment
							li: a(href="") Connect
							li: a(href="") Atlas
							li: a(href="") Connect
							li: a(href="") Atlas
			.dropdown-menu#developer(data-sub="developer")
				.dropdown-menu__content
					.top-section
						.col-2
							div
								h2.menu-title Front End
								ul
									li: a(href="") Payment
									li: a(href="") Connect
									li: a(href="") Atlas
							div
								h2.menu-title Back End
								ul
									li: a(href="") Payment
									li: a(href="") Connect
									li: a(href="") Atlas
					.bottom-section.info
						p Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit. Odit totam officia molestias
			.dropdown-menu(data-sub="company")
				.dropdown-menu__content
					.top-section
						ul
							li: a(href="") Payment
							li: a(href="") Connect
							li: a(href="") Atlas
					.bottom-section
						ul
							li: a(href="") Payment
							li: a(href="") Connect
							li: a(href="") Atlas

Css

@import 'https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Karla';
*{
	box-sizing: border-box;
}
body{
	min-height: 100vh;
	background: linear-gradient(15deg, #25ddf5, #53f);
	font-family: karla;
	color: #666;
	font-size: 18px;
	-webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased;
}

h1,h2,h3,h4,h5,h6{
	color: #444;
}

header{
	position: relative;
	padding: 20px 0 0;
	transform-style: preserve3d;
	perspective: 3000px;
}

.menu{
	list-style: none;
	margin: 0;
	padding-left: 0;
	display: flex;
	justify-content: center;
	
	a{
		padding: 20px 20px;
		display: block;
		text-decoration: none;
		color: white;
	}
	
	&__item{
		position: relative;
		&:hover > .sub-menu-shadow{
			display: block;
		}
	}
	
	.sub-menu-shadow{
		position: absolute;
		display: none;
	}
	
}
.dropdown{
	&-holder{
		position: absolute;
		width: 100%;
		left: 0;
		top: 100%;
	}
	
	&__bg, &__arrow{
		position: absolute;
	}
	&__arrow{
		width: 0;
		height: 0;
		border-width: 10px;
		border-style: solid;
		border-color: transparent transparent white;
		top: -20px;
		opacity: 0;
		transition: .20s ease;
		pointer-events: none;
	}
	&__bg{
		width: 450px;
		height: 400px;
		background-color: white;
		opacity: 0;
		transition: .25s ease;
		border-radius: 5px;
		overflow: hidden;
		z-index: -1;
		
		&-bottom{
			background-color: #fafafa;
			position: absolute;
			width: 100%;
			left: 0;
			top: 300px;
			height: 700px;
			transition: .3s ease;
		}
	}
	
	&__wrap{
		overflow: hidden;
		position: absolute;
		transition: .25s ease;
		z-index: 1;
		
		.top-section,.bottom-section{
			padding: 20px;
		}
	}
	
	&-menu{
		
		&__content{
			position: absolute;
			opacity: 0;
			transition: .25s ease;
			min-width: 200px;
			
			ul{
				list-style: none;
				padding-left: 0;
				margin: 0;
			}
			a{
				color: inherit;
				text-decoration: none;
				display: block;
				padding: 5px 0;
				
				&:hover{ color: #333 }
			}
		}
		
		&.active{
			.dropdown-menu__content{
				opacity: 1;
			}
		}
		
	}
	
	
}
#product .dropdown-menu__content{
	width: 640px;
}
#developer .dropdown-menu__content{
	width: 400px;
}
.col-2{
	display: flex;
	>ul,>div{
		flex: 1 0 150px;
	}
}
#product{
	.col-2{
		li{
			display: block;
			padding: 20px 20px 10px;
			
			h3{
				font-size: 18px;
				margin: 0 0 10px;
				color: turquoise;
			}
			p{
				color: #999;
				margin: 0;
			}
			
		}
	}
}

.menu-title{
	margin: 0 0 10px;
	font-size: 18px;
	color: #2196F3
}
.info{
	line-height: 1.7;
}

Javascript

var menuItems         = [].slice.call( document.querySelectorAll( '.menu__item' ) ),
	menuSubs          = [].slice.call( document.querySelectorAll( '.dropdown-menu') ),
	selectedMenu      = undefined,
	subBg			  = document.querySelector( '.dropdown__bg' ),
	subBgBtm		  = document.querySelector( '.dropdown__bg-bottom' ),
	subArr			  = document.querySelector( '.dropdown__arrow' ),
	subCnt            = document.querySelector( '.dropdown__wrap' ),
	header			  = document.querySelector( '.main-header' ),
	closeDropdownTimeout,
	
	startCloseTimeout = function (){
		closeDropdownTimeout = setTimeout( () => closeDropdown() , 50 );
	},
	
	stopCloseTimeout   = function () {
		clearTimeout( closeDropdownTimeout );
	},
	
	openDropdown      = function (el) {
		
		//- get menu ID
		var menuId     = el.getAttribute( 'data-sub' );
		//- get related sub menu
		var menuSub    = document.querySelector( '.dropdown-menu[data-sub="'+menuId+'"]' );
		//- get menu sub content
		var menuSubCnt = menuSub.querySelector( '.dropdown-menu__content' )
		//- get bottom section of current sub
		var menuSubBtm = menuSubCnt.querySelector('.bottom-section').getBoundingClientRect();
		//- get height of top section
		var menuSubTop = menuSubCnt.querySelector('.top-section').getBoundingClientRect();
		//- get menu position
		var menuMeta   = el.getBoundingClientRect();
		//- get sub menu position
		var subMeta    = menuSubCnt.getBoundingClientRect();
		
		
		//- set selected menu
		selectedMenu = menuId;
	

		//- Remove active Menu
		menuItems.forEach( el => el.classList.remove( 'active' ) );
		//- Set current menu to active
		el.classList.add( 'active' );
		
		//- Remove active sub menu
		menuSubs.forEach( el => el.classList.remove( 'active' ) );
		//- Set current menu to active
		menuSub.classList.add( 'active' );

		//- Set dropdown menu background style to match current submenu style
		subBg.style.opacity    = 1;
		subBg.style.left       = menuMeta.left - ( (subMeta.width / 2) - menuMeta.width / 2 ) + 'px';
		subBg.style.width      = subMeta.width+'px';
		subBg.style.height     = subMeta.height+'px';
		//- Set dropdown menu bottom section background position
		subBgBtm.style.top     = menuSubTop.height+'px';
		console.log( menuSubBtm );
		
		//- Set Arrow position
		subArr.style.opacity  = 1;
		subArr.style.left     = menuMeta.left + menuMeta.width/2 - 10 + 'px';
		
		//- Set sub menu style
		subCnt.style.opacity = 1;
		subCnt.style.left    = menuMeta.left - ( (subMeta.width / 2) - menuMeta.width / 2 ) + 'px';
		subCnt.style.width   = subMeta.width+'px';
		subCnt.style.height  = subMeta.height+'px';
		
		//- Set current sub menu style
		menuSub.style.opacity = 1;
		
		header.classList.add('dropdown-active');

	},
	closeDropdown     = function () {

		//- Remove active class from all menu items
		menuItems.forEach( el => el.classList.remove('active') );
		//- Remove active class from all sub menus
		menuSubs.forEach ( el => {
			el.classList.remove( 'active' );
			el.style.opacity = 0;
		} );
		//- set sub menu background opacity
		subBg.style.opacity   = 0;
		//- set arrow opacity
		subArr.style.opacity = 0;
		

		// unset selected menu
		selectedMenu = undefined;
		
		header.classList.remove('dropdown-active');
	};


//- Binding mouse event to each menu items
menuItems.forEach( el => {
	
	//- mouse enter event
	el.addEventListener( 'mouseenter', function() {
		stopCloseTimeout();
		openDropdown( this );
	}, false );
	
	//- mouse leave event
	el.addEventListener( 'mouseleave', () => startCloseTimeout(), false);

} );

//- Binding mouse event to each sub menus
menuSubs.forEach( el => {

	el.addEventListener( 'mouseenter', () => stopCloseTimeout(), false );
	el.addEventListener( 'mouseleave', () => startCloseTimeout(), false );

} );

Author

Rian Ariona

Demo

See the Pen Stripe.com Style Dropdown Menu by Rian Ariona (@ariona) on CodePen.