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This is a simple, lightweight plugin that adds tooltips to your ‘links’ widget using jQuery. The tooltips appear with a bubble image and the description of the link. please leave your comments if you have any suggestions for enhancement.


  • Add a description to your links.
  • Make sure you add the 'Links' widget to your sidebar.
  • Enjoy!


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

Contributors & Developers

“wp-post-tips” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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  • Changed the color of the font in the darker colored bubble images.


  • If no bubble image is chosen from the admin menu the plugin will now display the default instead of breaking the code. I also re-ordered the change log.


  • This release includes an all new admin menu that allows users to choose from 4 new bubble images.


  • SVN got me again


  • Trying to get the hang of this svn thing.


  • Changed the z-index of the bubble image to display over other elements on the page.


  • Added a forum page for discussion and plugin suggestions.


  • corrected a problem with file-naming that prevented the plugin from finding the correct files.


  • this is the first version of the plugin, please leave your comments if you have any suggestions for enhancement.