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Chapter 19. Extras > Labeling Elements in a Web Page

Labeling Elements in a Web Page

You can use the little-known TITLE attribute to add a tool tip label to practically every part of your Web site. It's particularly helpful for giving clues to what's needed in form elements, but you can use it to label just about anything. Unfortunately, despite being part of the standard HTML 4 specifications, it's only currently supported by Internet Explorer 5 for Windows.

To label elements in a Web page:

In the HTML tag for the item you want to label, add TITLE="label", where label is the text that should appear in the tool tip when a visitor points at the element.


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