Any idea how I can create this effect in illustrator on a (rectangle) shape? Are there any effect presets for it?

The gif is from here.

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    What have you tried so far? Are you asking about a motion graphic (AE) or static, vector graphic (Iillustrator)? Please be more specific or you will get the snarky, but true answer that you just use animation. Commented Apr 9, 2018 at 19:54
  • You mean "Animation™"
    – stib
    Commented Apr 9, 2018 at 22:13
  • I've added a solution below.
    – Zanic L3
    Commented Apr 10, 2018 at 13:47
  • related: video.stackexchange.com/a/16513/6685
    – p2or
    Commented Apr 12, 2018 at 9:14

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I have found a good tutorial explaining this.

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