How to create Image Hover effect | HTML & CSS Project

Hello Everyone Welcome to Frontend Gyaan and My First Blog. Today I have made an Amazing Image Hover effect with the help of HTML and CSS Only!

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Before starting the blog, you might think about where you can use this project in real-life-based projects. So it’s an Image Hover effect that you can use in your own blog project. So it will look attractive. Hover effects are probably the most used elements in web design, mainly because of the ease of implementing them coupled with a greatly improved user experience.

Let’s start making these amazing Image Hover effects Using HTML & CSS step by step.

How to Create Image Hover Overlay Effect using HTML And CSS Only


<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1">
<div class="container">
 <img src="\Frontend gyaan logo.jpg" alt="Frontendgyaan" class="image">
 <div class="overlay">
  <div class="text">Hello World</div>

2. CSS

container {
 position: relative;
 width: 50%;

.image {
 display: block;
 width: 50%;
 height: auto;

.overlay {
 position: absolute;
 top: 0;
 bottom: 0;
 left: 0;
 right: 0;
 height: 100%;
 width: 50%;
 opacity: 0;
 transition: .5s ease;
 background-color: #008CBA;
.c.container:hover .overlay {
 opacity: 1;

.text {
 color: white;
 font-size: 20px;
 position: absolute;
 top: 50%;
 left: 50%;
 -webkit-transform: translate(-50%, -50%);
 -ms-transform: translate(-50%, -50%);
 transform: translate(-50%, -50%);
 text-align: center;

Output – Image Hover effect

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Hi, I am Saksham Raghuvanshi 2nd-year CSE Student allured by web and tech enthusiasts, working towards making the web more user interactive and accessible for all 😜