7 Best Loading/Progress Indicator Libraries For Vue.js (2024 Update)

A loading/progress indicator provides an easy way to show the current loading status while data in a specific area or the whole document is loading.

This is a curated list of the 7 best components and JavaScript libraries for Vue.js applications to create awesome loading & progress indicators during HTTP requests, routing change, or all you want. Enjoy.

Originally published Mar 19 2020, updated Feb 19 2024

1. Fullscreen Loading Indicator For Vue.js 3/2

Fullscreen Loading Indicator For Vue.js 2

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Vue.js v2.x component for full-screen loading indicator.


2. CSS Based Loading Indicators For Vue – spinkit

CSS Based Loading Indicators For Vue – spinkit

CSS Based Loading Indicators For Vue – spinkit

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The spinkit library provides a collection of pretty CSS based loading spinners for Vue.js applications.


3. Fullpage Loading Screen With Custom Spinner – Vue-loading

fullpage-loading-screen-custom-spinner

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Yet another loading indicator library for Vue that displays a fullscreen loading screen with a custom spinner when content is being loaded in your app.


4. CSS Based Loading Indicators For Vue – spinkit

CSS Based Loading Indicators For Vue

CSS Based Loading Indicators For Vue

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The spinkit library provides a collection of pretty CSS based loading spinners for Vue.js applications.


5. Vue.js Loading Element Component

Vue.js Loading Element Component-min

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A loading element component to display a loading indicator inside a container or the whole page.


6. vue-content-loader

vue-content-loader

vue-content-loader

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A Vue component for animated loading skeleton screens, aiming to replace usual loading components and deliver better experiences for users.


7. Loading Animation For Vue Apps – vue-preloader

vue-preloader

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A preloader component that adds a configurable loading animation to your Vue 3 application.


More Resources:

You might not need a Vue.js component or UI library to create loading & progress indicates on your app. Here are a few resources which you can achieve it via Vanilla JavaScript or Pure CSS: