Label Pattern

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The `<label>` is the placeholder. It shows because the input is on top of it with a transparent background. On focus we can move it, with just CSS, through an adacent sibling combinator and `:focus`. If the input is `:valid`, it can have a solid background, thus hiding the "placeholder".

Saw the design somewhere – can't remember where, but I snagged a screenshot:


This Pen uses: HTML, CSS, JavaScript, -prefix-free, and jQuery