Original Link: http://css-tricks.com/float-labels-css/?
You’ve probably seen this pattern going around. It’s an input that appears as if it has placeholder text in it, but when you click/tap into that input, that text moves out of the way and allows you to type there. It’s rather clever, I think. Brad Frost has a really good post on it, detailing the pros and cons and such.
Interesting way to handle form labels… I’ve been playing with a similar idea on a couple forms and will have to try this out soon..