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    With the glossary you can create a comprehensive list of terms and definitions. The feature also enables you to display responsive tooltips that appear when users hover over a term, providing users with quick and convenient access to definitions. New 2023 Version!

    The CM Glossary Tooltip is a powerful WordPress plugin that allows you to create a glossary of terms and definitions for your website. It works by automatically detecting glossary terms within your posts or pages and adding links to a dedicated glossary page that includes the term’s definition.

    When users hover over the linked term, a tooltip pops up displaying the definition. The plugin also generates a responsive glossary index that lists all of the terms used throughout your website and provides easy access to their definitions.

    The Pro editions include even more powerful features, such as: audio and video tooltips, Wikipedia support, Google Translate and Merriam-Webster integrations, ChatGPT integration, support for abbreviations and variations, multiple glossaries support, multiple index templates and much more.


    (Some might include pro features)

    • Dictionary – Creates a dictionary of specifically used terms on your site.
    • Tooltip – Adds tooltip as an anchor to predefined terms that are contained in your site.
    • Knowledge base – Creates a knowledge base of useful terms and definitions.
    • Encyclopaedia – Builds an internal Encyclopaedia for your site.
    • Synonyms – Keeps and displays synonyms of terms that you are using
    • Lexicon – Builds a lexicon of terms.
    • Vocabulary – Builds a vocabulary of custom words and expressions.
    • Explanations – Explains the meanings of words in your posts or pages.
    • Translate – Translates terms and definitions into any defined language using Google Translate.
    • Wikipedia – Add Wikipedia content to your site.
    • YouTube – Show YouTube / Vimeo videos once hovering over a term
    • Music – Include mp3 voice or music file for each tooltip
    • Amazon – Enhance your site with Tooltips including Amazon product recommendation

    List of Free Features

    • Automatically generates a Glossary index of terms. Example
    • Ability to show the A-Z Glossary index as a list or as tiles.
    • The Glossary index is limited by 500 terms.
    • Each glossary term has its own unique post. Example
    • The tooltip window can optionally appear when the term is hovered over by the cursor. Example
    • Term pages can be linked directly from posts or pages.
    • Several filters to optimize the Tooltip window and limit the length of description displayed.
    • Prevents the glossary from parsing text, when needed, by using a Shortcode [glossary_exclude] text [/glossary_exclude].
    • Forces the glossary to parse text, when needed, by using a Shortcode [cm_tooltip_parse] text [/cm_tooltip_parse].
    • Support Excerpts (if they exist) as a hover-over text that appears in the Tooltip window.
    • Control the location and area where the Tooltip appears (pages, posts, homepage)
    • Control if the Tooltip should appear more than once.
    • Supports UTF-8

    List of Pro Features

    • Includes all features of the Free Version.
    • The Glossary index can show unlimited number of glossary terms.
    • Optimized for fast work with large glossaries.
    • Ability to show glossary terms in all custom post types.
    • Allows to define how many terms to show in the Index page and where to place the pagination navigation.
    • Support import and export of terms to and from the glossary using a CSV file format.
    • Support import and export of settings to and from the glossary using a CSV file format.
    • Customize tooltip style (font, size, colors).
    • Allows to display related posts and terms.
    • Multisite support.
    • Supports using synonyms and variations to each term.
    • Mobile friendly.
    • Supports changing permalink structure for glossary terms.
    • Fully compatible with the WPML plugin.
    • Allows to parse the ACF fields with of various(selectable) types.
    • Allows to disable creation of the glossary term pages
    • (NEW) Allows to display glossary terms as footnotes instead of tooltips
    • Over 130 configuration options in total!

    List of Pro+ Features

    • Includes all features of the Free and Pro Versions.
    • Allows to choose one from over 18 templates for the Glossary Index page
    • (NEW) Supports the whitelist/blacklist of terms on individual posts and or whole categories
    • (NEW) Supports for the alternative meanings for the same term
    • Supports adding and displaying a featured image to the terms tooltip.
    • Supports customizing the term page template.
    • Supports displaying “Share This” widget for sharing terms in social medias.
    • Supports Google Translate integration.
    • Supports creating and displaying multiple glossary categories.
    • Shows a search box in the Glossary page.
    • Over 10 helpful shortcodes.
    • Supports integration with Merriam-Webster Dictionary and Thesaurus
    • Search & Replace engine allows to parse and replace terms on the fly.
    • Eastern languages support allows to parse terms without spaces between them.
    • Support adding abbreviation to each term.
    • Highlights terms in comments section.
    • Includes a frontend turn tooltip on/off button.
    • Over 240 configuration options in total!

    List of Ecommerce Features

    • Includes all features of the Free, Pro and Pro+ Versions.
    • (NEW) Supports ChatGPT integration
    • Supports for defining terms in different languages
    • Supports adding a custom link to the terms
    • Supports embedding audio in a tooltip.
    • Supports embedding video in a tooltip.
    • Supports Wikipedia and Wiktionary integration.
    • Supports creating a multilanguage glossary.
    • Supports Amazon Products integration.
    • Supports WooCommerce Products integration.
    • Supports adding tags to terms.
    • Double click support allows to show a definition from an alternative source.
    • Allows to parse an image Alt tag to show a tooltip.
    • Supports the order in which similar terms are parsed.
    • Allows site visitors to embed your terms on their site using an iframe.
    • Supports more than one definition for the same term.
    • Over 300 configuration options in total!

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    Code and Style Issues

    The Tooltip is created with JavaScript and is based on the article written by Michael Leigeber here
    The Tooltip can be customized and styled through the tooltip.css and tooltip.js files.
    The alphabetical index for the Glossary index is based on jQuery ListNav Plugin

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