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              <!-- 
  If you wish to copy this function,
  Copy this html and classes ending in -js to make it work.
  The h1 is optional and so is the "headline" class.

  pssssst. if you use it, let me know I'd love to see it. My twitter is in the   
  bottom corner or below
-->
<div class="type-js headline">
  <h1 class="text-js">Look mum, I'm typing!</h1>
  
</div>









<!-- Personal Twitter Link -->
<a href="https://twitter.com/Connor_Gaunt" target="_blank" class="twitterLink">
  <svg xmlns="http://www.w3.org/2000/svg" viewBox="0 0 410.155 410.155"><path d="M403.632 74.18c-9.113 4.04-18.573 7.23-28.28 9.537 10.696-10.164 18.738-22.877 23.275-37.067 1.295-4.05-3.105-7.554-6.763-5.385-13.504 8.01-28.05 14.02-43.235 17.862-.882.223-1.79.336-2.703.336-2.766 0-5.455-1.027-7.57-2.89C322.2 42.332 301.422 34.49 279.85 34.49c-9.336 0-18.76 1.456-28.015 4.326C223.163 47.71 201.04 71.36 194.1 100.54c-2.605 10.945-3.31 21.9-2.098 32.56.14 1.225-.44 2.08-.797 2.48-.627.704-1.516 1.107-2.44 1.107-.102 0-.208-.005-.313-.015-62.762-5.83-119.358-36.068-159.363-85.14-2.04-2.503-5.953-2.196-7.58.593C13.678 65.565 9.538 80.937 9.538 96.58c0 23.97 9.63 46.562 26.36 63.03-7.035-1.667-13.844-4.294-20.17-7.807-3.06-1.7-6.824.485-6.867 3.985-.438 35.612 20.412 67.3 51.646 81.57-.63.014-1.258.02-1.888.02-4.95 0-9.964-.477-14.898-1.42-3.446-.658-6.34 2.61-5.27 5.952 10.137 31.65 37.39 54.98 70 60.278-27.065 18.17-58.584 27.753-91.39 27.753l-10.226-.005c-3.15 0-5.816 2.054-6.62 5.106-.79 3.007.667 6.178 3.354 7.74 36.966 21.514 79.13 32.884 121.955 32.884 37.485 0 72.55-7.44 104.22-22.11 29.032-13.448 54.688-32.673 76.254-57.14 20.09-22.792 35.8-49.103 46.692-78.2 10.382-27.738 15.87-57.334 15.87-85.59v-1.346c0-4.537 2.05-8.806 5.63-11.712 13.586-11.03 25.416-24.014 35.16-38.59 2.574-3.85-1.484-8.674-5.718-6.796z" fill="#76A9EA"/></svg>
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              // CSS Needed to make it work (Wrote not using SCSS at all copy and paste away)
// copy and paste into your CSS and the cursor should appear when typing begins
.text-js{
  opacity: 0;
}
.cursor{
  display: block;
  position: absolute;
  height: 100%;
  top: 0;
  right: -5px;
  width: 2px;
  /* Change colour of Cursor Here */
  background-color: white;
  z-index: 1;
  animation: flash 0.5s none infinite alternate;
}
@keyframes flash{
  0%{
    opacity: 1;
  }
  100%{
    opacity: 0;
  }
}





// Rest of CSS (Purely for this pen)
@import url('https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans:300,400');

*{
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
  boz-sizing: border-box;
  font-family: "Open Sans", sans-serif
}
body{
  background: linear-gradient(135deg,#00C4FF,#9D1BB2);
  height: 100vh;
  display: flex;
  align-items: center;
  justify-content: center;
}
// Text Can be styled just like normal
.headline{
  margin: 20px;
  color: white;
  font-size: 32px;
  text-align: center;
  h1{
    letter-spacing: 1.6px;
    font-weight: 300;
  }
}

.twitterLink{
  position: absolute;
  bottom: 0;
  right: 0;
  margin: 10px 15px;
  z-index: 3;
  svg{
    width: 25px;
  }
}
























            
          
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              // DISCLAIMER: This function does require jQuery. I've used it here because the project I'm building this for already uses jQuery, so I thought why not. It can be modified quite simply to be done in raw JavaScript.  Just thought I'd let you know.




// This is the funtion you need to copy
// Copy from line 9 to 34

function autoType(elementClass, typingSpeed){
  var thhis = $(elementClass);
  thhis.css({
    "position": "relative",
    "display": "inline-block"
  });
  thhis.prepend('<div class="cursor" style="right: initial; left:0;"></div>');
  thhis = thhis.find(".text-js");
  var text = thhis.text().trim().split('');
  var amntOfChars = text.length;
  var newString = "";
  thhis.text("|");
  setTimeout(function(){
    thhis.css("opacity",1);
    thhis.prev().removeAttr("style");
    thhis.text("");
    for(var i = 0; i < amntOfChars; i++){
      (function(i,char){
        setTimeout(function() {        
          newString += char;
          thhis.text(newString);
        },i*typingSpeed);
      })(i+1,text[i]);
    }
  },1500);
}

$(document).ready(function(){
  // Now to start autoTyping just call the autoType function with the 
  // class of outer div
  // The second paramter is the speed between each letter is typed.   
  autoType(".type-js",200);
});
            
          
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