In this article, we’ll show you how to create high-fidelity code-based prototypes in Figma, then export those prototypes as developer-friendly code in just a few clicks.
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What can you do with Anima and Figma?
1. Make your websites and web apps live with Advanced Prototype features
Add Hover and entrance animations
Create Live Forms with text inputs and submit buttons
Create Parallax Scrolls
2. Add Media (Videos, GIFs, Lotties)
Add Media to your design from Youtube or a local file!
3. Add responsiveness to your website
4. Design with live Component Library
Save time with ready-to-use React components from Ant-Design, MUI, Bootstrap and more, right inside Figma.
5. Bring Storybook components into Figma
Manage your design systems automatically by syncing your Storybook with Figma.
6. Embed Code
Embed your custom code onto a layer, frame or project level.
7. Convert websites to Figma
Anima will Convert any Website into a functional Figma design, including auto layouts!
8. Translate Design into Code
Translate your Figma designs into clean, reusable HTML/React/Vue code.
9. Publish your Figma design as a live website
The whole Team can play, comment and generate code.
Let’s Get Started!
Step 1: Install Plugin
Step 2: Build
Use your existing Figma design and turn its static elements into interactive components using Anima.
Insert ready-to-use React components into Figma designs.
Turn your design into responsive prototypes using Figma's constraints, auto-layout and breakpoints.
Bring your Storybook live code components — along with all of their variants — into your existing Figma design.
Step 3: Preview, Sync and Share
Time to see it come to life! 👌
Hit Preview in Browser or Sync directly and see your design live in the browser. As soon as your file is synced to your project in Anima, you can share it with your team, stakeholders, and clients, and collaborate with comments.
Step 4: Get Code
Take it to the next level, and hand off code to engineers. 🚀
Anima allows you to convert any Figma design into HTML & CSS, React or Vue.js code in a few simple steps! 😎
Step 5: Publish
You can host your website with Anima, or apply your custom domain and set it live.