This plugin hasn’t been tested with the latest 3 major releases of WordPress. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.


JR qTip for WordPress is a light-weight plugin that uses Craig Thompson’s qTip jQuery plugin to display nice looking, user friendly tooltips. It comes with a handy configuration page, where you can easily change the color of the tooltips and the position. Please note that Craig Thompson is the creator of the qTip plugin.


  • Makes your WordPress blog look nicer
  • Easily customizable colors and tooltip positions
  • Google API support


  • Default settings.
  • Example: 'Blue' color.
  • Example: 'Dark' color, position: BottomRight and topLeft.
  • Configuration page preview.


Installation is very easy:

  1. Upload /jr-qtip-for-wordpress/ directory to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory and activate the plugin.

That’s it! You can change additional settings under Settings -> JR qTip for WordPress.


What does Google API support mean?

jQuery can be loaded from, making it a bit faster.

Contributors & Developers

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  • Using array instead of vars for settings


  • Added positioning & color images in configuration page
  • Fixed bug #001


  • Added admin configuration page
  • Added Google API support


  • First final release