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MooTools 1.3 Cookbook by Jay Larry G. Johnston

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Making buttons rollover upon MOUSEOVER

Ah, the button rollover that makes navigation user friendly and fun: handling the mouseover event.

Here is a screenshot of how the buttons will look after we apply the mouseover actions:

Making buttons rollover upon MOUSEOVER

Getting ready

Mouseover effects are widely used to signal to a user that their mouse pointer has come in contact with an item that will interact with them. Get ready to create mouseover effects by creating some links. Style these links to appear as floating block buttons.

<a href="#">Lion</a> <a href="#">Witch</a> <a href="#">Wardrobe</a> <style type="text/css"> a { display:block; background:transparent url(07_button_right.gif) ...

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