Yii 1.1: jtextboxhinter

add hints to textboxes or textareas as a complete replacement for labels

This widget encapsulates the textbox hinter-jQuery plugin. Jquery textbox hinter is plugin which allows to add hints to textboxes and textareas. Acts as a complete replacement for labels.


Yii 1.1.6 or above...


  • install and explore the code of the demo application


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#14014 report it
volkmar at 2013/07/11 06:12pm
why this extension?

The extension was made for XHTML & old browsers

#3213 report it
el chief at 2011/03/25 03:02pm
  1. why not use the html placeholder tag?

  2. what about mobile browsers, screen readers, web crawlers, or those with javascript turned off?

this doesn't seem to follow progressive enhancement

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