Simple jQuery Text Highlighting Plugin - adcHighlighter

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Simple jQuery Text Highlighting Plugin - adcHighlighter

adcHighlighter is a simple lightweight jQuery plugin that highlights words / terms / keywords / tags with custom CSS classes in your html page.

How to use it:

1. Put jQuery library and the jQuery adcHighlighter plugin into your document.

<script src="jquery.min.js"></script>
<script src="jquery.adcHighlight.js"></script>

2. Call the plugin on the target container and set the text to highlight.

$("p").adcHighlight({ text: 'highlight' });

3. The plugin will auto wrap the specified text into a container '.highlight'. You can add your own styles to the highlighted text in the CSS.

.highlight { ... }

4. Plugin options.


// the text to highlight
text: "",

// css class to use
cssClass: "highlight",

// case sensitive search
caseSensitive: false


This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by adclick. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.