React component for anchor links using the smooth scroll polyfill.
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React Anchor Link Smooth Scroll

React component for anchor links using the smoothscroll polyfill.


  1. Install dependency: npm install react-anchor-link-smooth-scroll

  2. Add script

    import React from 'react'
    import ReactDOM from 'react-dom'
    import AnchorLink from 'react-anchor-link-smooth-scroll'
    const SmoothScroll = () => (
        <AnchorLink href='#things'>Things</AnchorLink>
        <AnchorLink href='#stuff'>Stuff</AnchorLink>
        <section id='things'>
        <section id='stuff'>
      <SmoothScroll />,
  3. Options; offset the amount of pixels from the top, for if you have a sticky navigation.

    • Regular offset

       <AnchorLink offset='100' href='#things'>Things</AnchorLink>
    • For responsive offset you can provide a function returning the needed integer to scroll from

       <AnchorLink offset={() => 100} href='#things'>Things</AnchorLink>


v.1.0.11 (July 24th 2018), @ericmasiello Fixed; offset prop from being spread, to avoid remaining props spread to anchor link element.

v1.0.10 (May 30th 2018), @DanMMX Created an option to receive a function for an offset calculation.

v1.0.9 (April 24th 2018), @gazpachu Fix to have hash change in address bar.

v1.0.7 (April 10th 2018), @zauni Fixed problem with nested HTML inside the anchor.

@roborourke Fixed possibility of a custom onClick handler for secondary side effects.


Licensed under the MIT Licence.