Mandy Michael has been creating some incredible text effects with just the power of CSS. She uses every trick in the book: gradients, transforms, pseudo elements, shadows, and clipping paths to name a few. They are all real web text too. Custom fonts typically, but no images, canvas, or SVG or anything like that.
Take a look at this beautiful effect:
See the Pen CSS only 3D paper fold text effect by Mandy Michael (@mandymichael) on CodePen.…
Text Effects with CSS (and a little contenteditable trick) is a post from CSS-Tricks