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Tooltips are graphical user interface elements that point over an item without actually clicking on it. In this new online course, author Chris Converse teaches viewers how to convert text and graphics into a tooltip to enhance your website with unique directions and cues using tooltips. Learn how to save graphics from Photoshop, create the tooltip container, add the jQuery document ready and mouse events, detect and sett HTML tooltips, attach and position the tip container to the mouse, set the tooltip for positioning and effects, and account for other CSS elements.

Topics include:
• Creating web graphics
• Adding HTML markup
• Styling and activating the Tooltip
• Adding positioning and effects to the Tooltip
• A mouse position “gotcha”

Level: Intermediate
Length: 54m 23s
Release Date: August 28, 2012

Here is a preview of the tutorial to give you a good idea of what the tutorial is like:

Previewing the final project
Create a Tooltip with jQuery | by Chris Converse

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