How To Add jQuery Tooltips Effect | Blogger Tips

Tooltips are small boxes that appear when you roll over an icon or Link that contains a brief text message identifying the object.
1.Login to your blogger dashboard--> layout- -> Edit HTML
2.Don't click on "Expand Widget Templates"
3.Scroll down to where you see]]></b:skin> tag:
4.Copy below code and paste it just beforethe ]]></b:skin> tag.

#easyTooltip{
padding:5px 10px;
border:1px solid #EF6D21;
background: #181C18;
color:#E0EFE0;
}

5.Scroll down to where you see </head> tag:
6.Copy below code and paste it just before the </head> tag.
<!-- jQuery -->
<script src='http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.3.2/jquery.min.js' type='text/javascript'/>

<!-- begin Tooltips -->
<script type='text/javascript'>
$(document).ready(function(){
$(&quot;a.tooltip&quot;).easyTooltip();
});
</script>
<script type='text/javascript'>
//<![CDATA[
(function($){$.fn.easyTooltip=function(options){var defaults={xOffset:20,yOffset:30,tooltipId:"easyTooltip",clickRemove:false,content:"",useElement:""};var options=$.extend(defaults,options);var content;this.each(function(){var title=$(this).attr("title");$(this).hover(function(e){content=(options.content!="")?options.content:title;content=(options.useElement!="")?$("#"+options.useElement).html():content;$(this).attr("title","");if(content!=""&&content!=undefined){$("body").append("<div id='"+options.tooltipId+"'>"+content+"</div>");$("#"+options.tooltipId).css("position","absolute").css("top",(e.pageY-options.yOffset)+"px").css("left",(e.pageX+options.xOffset)+"px").css("display","none").fadeIn("fast")}},function(){$("#"+options.tooltipId).remove();$(this).attr("title",title)});$(this).mousemove(function(e){$("#"+options.tooltipId).css("top",(e.pageY-options.yOffset)+"px").css("left",(e.pageX+options.xOffset)+"px")});if(options.clickRemove){$(this).mousedown(function(e){$("#"+options.tooltipId).remove();$(this).attr("title",title)})}})}})(jQuery);
//]]>
</script>
<!-- end tooltips -->

7.Now Click on "Save Templates"
8.Now when you add a 'Link' add it as below format.

<a class='tooltip' title='Your Link Title' href="Your URL">Link Name</a>

Look at the example below. '>Latest Blogger Tips

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Better than Ezra - April 19, 2012

can you have image popup while hovering the link with this?

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