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jQuery for Designers : Beginner's Guide - Second Edition by Natalie MacLees

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Time for action – simple custom tooltips

We'll start off by creating a simple replacement for the browser's default tooltips that we can style any way we'd like. Perform the following steps:

  1. Set up a basic HTML file and associated files and folders like we did in Chapter 1, Designer, Meet jQuery. Our HTML file should contain a list of images with the title attributes as follows:
    <div class="content">
      <h2 id="pb-gallery">Photo Gallery</h2>
      <ul class="gallery">
        <li><img src="images/bridge.jpg" title="One of many bridges in Pittsburgh"/></li>
        <li><img src="images/downtown.jpg" title="Downtown Pittsburgh with bridges"/></li>
        <li><img src="images/icecream.jpg" title="A great way to beat the summer heat"/></li>
      </ul>
    </div>

    Feel free to use CSS to style ...

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