css hover link style : demo 125

CSS

(Fonts required: Merriweather.)
                        .link{
                            color: #fff;
                            font-family: 'Merriweather', serif;
                            font-size: 25px;
                            font-weight: 500;
                            line-height: 20px;
                            text-transform: capitalize;
                            margin: 5px 0;
                            display: inline-block;
                            position: relative;
                            z-index: 1;
                            transition: all 0.4s ease 0.2s;
                        }
                        .link:focus,
                        .link:hover{
                            color: #962104;
                        }
                        .link:before{
                            content: '';
                            background-color: #962104;
                            height: 20px;
                            width: 100%;
                            opacity: 0;
                            transform: rotate(-15deg) scale(0.1);
                            position: absolute;
                            left: 0;
                            bottom: 10px;
                            transition: opacity 0.1s ease 0s,transform 0.5s ease 0s,height 0.3s ease 0.2s,bottom 0.5s ease 0.2s;
                        }
                        .link:hover:before{
                            height: 0;
                            opacity: 1;
                            transform: rotate(0) scale(1);
                            bottom: 0;
                        }
                        @media only screen and (max-width: 767px){
                            .link{ margin-bottom: 30px; }
                        }
                    
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