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Glossarey is a custom dictionary plugin for your wordpress site. It’s functionality is very basic – you create a list of your terms through admin Glossary post type, then when creating post you can use the shortcode generator button built in the WP Editor. Plugin will generate a link, which will display a tooltip on mousover action while hovering the link.


  • Using a shortcode generator
  • Creating your own glossary via custom post type
  • This is how the tooltip is displayed. JqueryUI is used, more options will be provided in the future.


  1. Upload glossarey/ to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress

Contributors & Developers

“Glossarey” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • Initial release.