Create Pure CSS Tooltips

David Carr

Create Pure CSS Tooltips

HTML CSS Tutorials

Through this code, you can have your own tooltips using just CSS!!

First the styling that goes inside your CSS file

a:hover {background:#ffffff; text-decoration:none;} /*BG color is a must for IE6*/
a.tooltip span {display:none; padding:2px 3px; margin-left:8px; width:130px;}
a.tooltip:hover span{display:inline; position:absolute; background:#ffffff; border:1px solid #cccccc; color:#6c6c6c;}

To use the tooltip simple give any link a class of tooltip and place ant text you want in a tooltip inside span tags

<a class="tooltip" href="#">Tooltiped link<span>This will appear in a tooltip</span></a>

 

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