Using tool-tips is essential
Any web-site uses some kind menu system. Often, a short text is the only information available
for a menu entry.
Tool-tips help people locating the right link on a pages, since they show further link details, once
a user hovers with his mouse over a link.
In fact, they are vital information for people with disabilities, who use so called
A screen reader helps blind people to read a web page, since the screen-reader reads a complete page. For each link, the screen reader reads the tool tip too. Thus, a tool-tip helps people with disabilities to navigate your site.
CM-X helps in preparing tool-tips, since CM-X creates all tool tips for your by-magic. Each time you edit a page, CM-X updates all too-tips automatically.
To learn more on this topic, visit this site:
Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI)
These are pure links with no tooltips. The link lacks detail information and can hardly be understood by people with disabilities.
These are pure links with short tooltips
. Hover with our mouse over a link and wait a second.
The tooltip will appear soon.
These are pure links long tooltips. Hover with our mouse over a link and wait a second.
Note, that the long tooltip is automatically inserter by CM-X. The prepares the tool-tip based
on the pages's title and the page's teaser/summary.
Each time your change the title or the summary of a page, all tool-tips on all your site's pages
change by magic.