Floating Action Button For Vue.js

Floating Action Button For Vue.js

An elegant, customizable Vue.js component to create floating action buttons.


Floating Action Button for Vue.

The component supports multiple action buttons so you can add as many actions as you need. It will fire an event to the parent when clicking on each one.

Live Demo


npm install vue-fab --save


Include the following stylesheets on your document's head

<link rel="stylesheet" href="https://fonts.googleapis.com/icon?family=Material+Icons">


<link rel="stylesheet" href="https://cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/animate.css/3.5.2/animate.min.css">


Properties Type Values
bg-color String Default '#333333'
Accepts all color formats: HEX, RGB & RGBA
position String Default 'bottom-left'
Options: 'bottom-left', 'bottom-right', 'top-left','top-right'
position-type String Default 'fixed'
Options: 'fixed' or 'absolute'
z-index String Default '999'
Set any value that suits your needs.
ripple-show Boolean Default true
Options: true or false.
ripple-color String Default 'light'
Options: 'light' or 'dark'.
icon-size String Default 'medium'
Options: 'small', 'medium' or 'large'.
main-icon String Default 'add'
Use icons from the material icon library.
main-tooltip String Default null
actions Array Details bellow
fixed-tooltip Boolean Default 'false'
if true, it shows the tooltip beside the actions
enable-rotation Boolean Default 'true'
if true, the fab will rotate to indicate that it has been opened. Will not rotate if there are no actions specified.
start-opened Boolean Default 'false'
if true, the fab will start opened.
toggle-when-away Boolean Default 'true'
if false, the fab will not be closed when clicking outside from the fab component.


Properties Type Values
name String Name of the event
icon String Icon name (Please refer to Material icons)
tooltip String If not used, tooltip won't appear.
color String Default bg-color value
Accepts all color formats: HEX, RGB & RGBA


Include the component in your .vue file, actions prop is required for the component to work. The @event has to match the name given in the actions prop.

  <fab :actions="fabActions"

Either color and position are set by default but they can be changed.


Match your data with your components props. The bgColor accepts either HEX, RBG or RGBA format.

Remember: Only material icons are accepted.

import fab from 'vue-fab'

export default {
  components: {
      return {
          bgColor: '#778899',
          position: 'top-right',
          fabActions: [
                  name: 'cache',
                  icon: 'cached'
                  name: 'alertMe',
                  icon: 'add_alert'
          console.log('Cache Cleared');
          alert('Clicked on alert icon');

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Tags: #VueJs