<a href="" class="button">Button</a>
<a href="" class="button reverse dark">Reverse</a>
<a href="" class="button fast white">Fast</a>

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.button {
    &.dark {
        --background: #2F3545;
        --shadow: 0 2px 8px -1px #{rgba(#151924, .32)};
        --shadow-hover: 0 4px 20px -2px #{rgba(#151924, .5)};
    }
    &.white {
        --background: #fff;
        --text: #275efe;
        --shadow: 0 2px 8px -1px #{rgba(#121621, .04)};
        --shadow-hover: 0 4px 20px -2px #{rgba(#121621, .12)};
    }
    &.fast {
        --duration: .32s;
    }
}

.button {
    --background: #275efe;
    --text: #fff;
    --font-size: 16px;
    --duration: .44s;
    --move-hover: -4px;
    --shadow: 0 2px 8px -1px #{rgba(#275efe, .32)};
    --shadow-hover: 0 4px 20px -2px #{rgba(#275efe, .5)};
    --font-shadow: var(--font-size);
    padding: 16px 32px;
    font-family: 'Roboto';
    font-weight: 500;
    line-height: var(--font-size);
    border-radius: 24px;
    display: block;
    outline: none;
    text-decoration: none;
    font-size: var(--font-size);
    letter-spacing: .5px;
    background: var(--background);
    color: var(--text);
    box-shadow: var(--shadow);
    transform: translateY(var(--y));
    transition: transform var(--duration) ease, box-shadow var(--duration) ease;
    div {
        display: flex;
        overflow: hidden;
        text-shadow: 0 var(--font-shadow) 0 var(--text);
        span {
            display: block;
            backface-visibility: hidden;
            font-style: normal;
            transition: transform var(--duration) ease;
            transform: translateY(var(--m));
            $i: 1;
            @while $i < 12 {
                &:nth-child(#{$i}) {
                    transition-delay: $i / 20 + s;
                }
                $i: $i + 1;
            }
        }
    }
    &:hover {
        --y: var(--move-hover);
        --shadow: var(--shadow-hover);
        span {
            --m: calc(var(--font-size) * -1);
        }
    }
    &.reverse {
        --font-shadow: calc(var(--font-size) * -1);
        &:hover {
            span {
                --m: calc(var(--font-size));
            }
        }
    }
}

html {
    box-sizing: border-box;
    -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased;
}

* {
    box-sizing: inherit;
    &:before,
    &:after {
        box-sizing: inherit;
    }
}

// Center & dribbble
body {
    min-height: 100vh;
    display: flex;
    font-family: 'Roboto', Arial;
    justify-content: center;
    align-items: center;
    background: #E4ECFA;
    .button {
        margin: 0 12px;
    }
    .dribbble {
        position: fixed;
        display: block;
        right: 20px;
        bottom: 20px;
        img {
            display: block;
            height: 28px;
        }
    }
}
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document.querySelectorAll('.button').forEach(button => button.innerHTML = '<div><span>' + button.textContent.trim().split('').join('</span><span>') + '</span></div>');

External CSS

  1. https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Roboto:400,500,700&amp;display=swap

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