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Link Description script

Author: Dynamic Drive

Description: Bestow meaning to your text links with this script. As the mouse hovers over a link, a corresponding text description appears beneath it. You can define more than one location for which this description is shown, allowing for links all over your page to benefit from the functionality.

This script requires IE4+/NS6 to operate, degrading well with all other browsers.

Demo:

Dynamic Drive | JavaScript Kit | Freewarejava
 

Encarta | Britannica | Dictionary.com
 


Directions: Developer's View

Simply add the following to the <BODY> of your page:

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Follow the simple structure laid out inside the code to change the descriptions, plus set up corresponding links to utlize them.

Enjoy!