Elegant Tooltip Plugin With Intellegent Position - Tipy

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Elegant Tooltip Plugin With Intellegent Position - Tipy

Tipy is a small, customizable jQuery tooltip plugin to display context messages in a tooltip popup which can be attached to any DOM element.

Key features:

  • Auto re-position.
  • Works with any attributes.
  • Custom duration.
  • Easy to add your own styles.

How to use it:

1. Insert the Tipy plugin's JavaScript and CSS files into the webpage which has jQuery library loaded.

<link rel="stylesheet" href="/path/to/tipy.css">
<script src="/path/to/jquery-3.3.1.min.js"></script>
<script src="/path/to/tipy.js"></script>

2. Define the tooltip content in the data-tipy attribute. Done.

<div data-tipy="Tooltip Content">
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3. Customize the data attribute.


4. You can also attach the tooltip to a specific element in the JavaScript:

$('.element').tipy('Tooltip Content');

5. Customize the position of the tooltip.

  • top (or t)
  • tr (top-right)
  • right (or r)
  • br (bottom-right)
  • bottom (or b)
  • bl (bottom-left)
  • left (or l)
  • tl (top-left)
<div data-tipy="Tooltip Content"
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// or
$('.element').tipy('Tooltip Content', 'top');

6. Customize the time to wait before triggering the tooltip.

$('.element').tipy('Tooltip Content', 'top', 500);

7. Append extra CSS classes to the tooltip. Useful for applying your own CSS styles to the toolip

<div data-tipy="Tooltip Content"
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$('.element').tipy('Tooltip Content', 'top', 500, 'YourClasses');

8. Enable/disable the tooltip.


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