jQuery Image Overlay Plugin

The image overlay plugin is a simple jQuery plugin that attempts to present an image with an overlaid title/caption. The overlay drops in on hover, as you can see above.This plugin is based upon the great demos of this technique available from build internet. Thanks for the inspiration, guys!



There are no known issues with plugin compatability. Tested in IE 6-8, Firefox 3.5, Google Chrome, Apple Safari 4.0, Opera 10.


Questions and comments will be handled through the Google Code site.


1.3 – Added overlay_speed_out option, removed need to specify image width/height.

1.2 – Added animate option.

1.1 – Added always_show_overlay option.

1.0 – Initial Release.


This plugin is hosted on Google Code. Download the latest version here: code.google.com/p/jquery-imageoverlay/

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