Tooltip Glossary Widgets Add-On for WordPress by CreativeMinds

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Glossary Widgets addon adds 7 new exciting widgets which enhance the user experience of your glossary.

Requires CM Tooltip Glossary Pro/Pro+/Ecom.

Tooltip Glossary Visual Widgets AddOn Description

The WordPress Glossary Widgets Add-on for CM Tooltip adds 7 widgets which are easily configured and help expose the content of your glossary in many different ways.

Creative Glossary Widgets

Each widget is designed to adjust itself to your WordPress theme.

Since they are fun to play with, they also contribute to the overall user experience of your site's glossary.

Showing the colorful glossary tags widget
Showing the colorful glossary tags widget

Shortcodes Support

Widgets can be placed on the sidebar of your WordPress theme and most can also be placed using a shortcode on a any post or page in your WordPress website.
Showing the glossary term hash widget
Showing the glossary term hash widget

Using the Tooltip Glossary Visual Widgets

  • Creative Widgets – Add visual widgets to expose the terms and content of your glossary
  • Better user Experience – Improve your glossary UEX
  • Higher Engagement – Engage your users with the glossary content
  • Multiple Widget – Choose between several optional widgets
  • Gamification – Add gamification tool to your WordPress Glossary

Glossary Visual Widgets Included

  1. Glossary Alphabet List– Show the alphabet list with the number of terms starting with each letter
  2. Glossary Categories– Show each glossary category with the number of terms in it
  3. Glossary Dynamic Cloud– Show a cloud of glossary terms, categories or tags
  4. Glossary Word Cloud– Show a color cloud of glossary terms, categories or tags
  5. Glossary Single Random Term– Show a single random glossary term with description
  6. Glossary Color Cloud– Show a color cloud of glossary terms, categories or tags
  7. Glossary Bubble Chart– Show a bubble chart of glossary terms, categories or tags

Tooltip Glossary Skins Additional Resources

Glossary Visual Widgets Prerequisite Plugin

The CM Tooltip Glossary pro plugin is required to use this add-on.

Tooltip Glossary Visual Widgets Features

Please check the user guide to learn more about this plugin.

Seven Widgets – Choose from Alphabet List, Categories, Dynamic Cloud, Word Cloud, Random Term, Color Cloud and Bubble Chart
Apply Anywhere – Add the widgets anywhere by using simple shortcodes
Configurable Widgets – Configure every aspect of the widgets, from width to number of terms, by

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Tooltip Glossary Visual Widgets Frequently Asked Questions

What widgets are included in the Tooltips Widgets Plugin?

There are 6 widgets included with the Add-on. Glossary Word Cloud, Glossary Dynamic Cloud, Glossary Color Cloud, Glossary Bubble Chart, Glossary Alphabet list and Glossary Single Random Term.

To learn more about the included widgets see this Help article.

Can I place widgets inside post or page content or are can they only be inserted into sidebars etc?

There are shortcodes included with the add-on that allow you to insert widgets anywhere inside post and page content. With this you can easily specify which page on your site display the widgets as well as specifying the location within the page where the widget should be displayed.

To learn more about the shortcodes see this Help article.

Can site visitors interact with the glossary terms displayed within the widget or is it merely visual?

They can interact with them. Clicking on a glossary term within the widget will direct the site user to the glossary term post.

Is it Possible to Customize how the Widgets appear?

Yes. Both when widgets are added to sidebars etc through Appearance → Widgets or when they’re added through the included shortcodes, the content and appearance of the widgets is highly customizable.

To learn more about customizing widget appearance see this Help article.

My Glossary has far too many terms to display in a widget. Will the add-on be able to handle the display of my glossary terms in a way that makes sense?

Certainly. There are a few ways this can be done. The quickest is to simply limit the number of terms that are displayed in the widget. When the widget randomly displays terms it will limit the number that are shown to that which you have set.

Alternatively some of the widgets such as the WordCloud widget have the option to display terms based on tags or categories rather than terms. With this in mind if you categorize your glossary terms with tags or categories you can display only certain terms using tag or cat parameters in the shortcode.

To learn more about configuring the widgets for large glossaries see this Help article.

Glossary Visual Widgets Related Add Ons

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Glossary Log & Statistics
Tracks and reports tooltip usage statistics such as number of tooltip hovers, term link clicks, inside tooltip clicks, term overall impressions, and server loads. Apply this data to your site to improve your glossary performance.
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Glossary Community Terms
This add-on for the Tooltip Glossary lets users suggest new terms for your Glossary. This add-on works for both anonymous and registered users and allows you to control which users can add new terms directly and which need suggestions moderated.
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CM Tooltip Glossary Remote Import
Glossary Remote Import
Easily import, replicate and create an up-to-date copy of your CM Glossary across several WordPress sites or domains. This add-on requires the base Tooltip Glossary Pro to work.
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Glossary Search Console
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Glossary Custom Taxonomies AddOn
Glossary Custom Taxonomies
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CM Tooltip Glossary PeepSo Integration
Glossary PeepSo Integration
Display informative tooltips within PeepSo. This add-on integrates Tooltip Glossary with Peepso, allowing users to see beautiful tooltips when hovering the mouse over glossary terms. Members can suggest new terms to improve the dynamic knowledge index.
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Glossary Editor Tooltip
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Glossary Visual Widgets Release Notes

Version 1.3.9 from the 24th May 2021

  • Updated license package to version 1.9.1

Version 1.3.8 2nd Aug 2019

  • Fixed the compatibility with PHP 7.2

Version 1.3.7 4th June 2017

  • Updated licensing api support.

Version 1.3.6 22nd April 2017

  • Fixed the way the widgets were called which caused conflict with one of the site builders

Version 1.3.4 10th August 2016

  • Updated licensing api support.

Version 1.3.3 28th June 2016

  • Fixed the bug with the implode() showing warning
  • Fixed the ‘randomness’ not working on some installations

Version 1.3.2 2nd June 2016

  • Added the support for width/height (rectangular) to glossary-word-cloud shortcode
  • Added the shortcode for glossary-color-cloud
  • Fixed small bugs
  • Improved the instruction

Version 1.3.1 20th March 2016

  • Updated licensing api support.

Version 1.3.0 7th Mar 2016

  • Fixed the shortcode documentation

Version 1.2.10 25th Feb 2016

  • Added automatic updates from plugin dashboard
  • Replaced plugin admin interface including license activation and userguide

Version 1.2.9 24th Dec 2015

  • Added new license system

Version 1.2.8 13th Dec 2015

  • Minor Changes in licensing system

Plugin Release 1.2.7 8th Sep 2015

  • Fixed the conflict with the CM Glossary Tooltip Ecommerce/Pro+

Plugin Release 1.2.6 22nd Apr 2015

  • Fix potential XSS issue

Version 1.2.5 14th Apr 2015

  • Fixed several bugs

Third Release 1st Apr 2015

  • Added support to font size in Word cloud

Plugin second Release 27th Feb 2015

  • Add Word Cloud widget

Plugin First Release 15th Feb 2015

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