CM Tooltip (CMTG) - Terms - Assigning an Icon To a Term

Assigning an Icon To a Term

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This feature is available only on the Pro+ and eCommerce editions.

Starting from CM Tooltip Glossary version 3.7, it's possible to add icons to each term. 

Video Guide

Why Should I Use Icons?

Icons are useful to organize the terms thematically and to improve their presentation. Currently, WordPress' built-in dashicons are supported.

The icon will show up to the left of the term title. 


Glossary Page

You can turn show or hide icons from the glossary page by changing the plugin's settings.

Term page

Assigning Icon to Term

To assign an icon, simply head to the CM Tooltip - Term Properties panel when editing a term. 

The last field should contain:

  • A textbox with the Choose icon button. Click it to select the icon and to see the preview.
  • Color picker
  • Position dropdown (left or right

By default the color is black and position is set to left.

Choosing Icon

The Terms List in the Back-End also shows each assigned icon, in the "Meta Values" column.

Settings (Apply to All Icons)

The options are located in on the Settings page → Glossary Term tab → Glossary Term - Links section

  • Display link icon on the Glossary Index page? - By default it's enabled.
  • Display link icon when term is found in the content? - If enabled, every time the term is highlighted, the term will also show the icon. 
    By default it's disabled.

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