<div class="container">
  <div class="square" id="sq1">1</div>
  <div class="square" id="sq2">2</div>
</div>
body {
  background-color: #222;
  font-family: "Signika Negative", sans-serif, Arial;
}

.container {
  display: -webkit-box;
  display: flex;
  -webkit-box-pack: justify;
  justify-content: space-between;
}

.square {
  width: 100px;
  height: 100px;
  font-size: 3em;
  display: -webkit-box;
  display: flex;
  -webkit-box-pack: center;
          justify-content: center;
  -webkit-box-align: center;
          align-items: center;
  color: black;
  background-color: #88ce02;
  cursor: pointer;
}
gsap.registerPlugin(Flip);

const squares = gsap.utils.toArray(".square");

function doFlip() {
  // Get the initial state
  const state = Flip.getState(squares);
  
  // Make DOM or styling changes (swap the squares in our case)
  swap(squares);
  
  // Animate from the initial state to the end state
  Flip.from(state, {duration: 2, ease: "power1.inOut"});
};

// Given an Array of two siblings, append the one that's first so it's last (swap)
function swap([a, b]) {
  a.parentNode.children[0] === a ? a.parentNode.appendChild(a) : a.parentNode.appendChild(b);
}

// click anywhere to flip
document.addEventListener("click", doFlip);

External CSS

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External JavaScript

  1. https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/gsap/3.5.1/gsap.min.js
  2. https://assets.codepen.io/16327/Flip.min.js?v=3.6.0.beta20