how to create custom notes on mouse-over

On this page:
if you mouse-over one of the icons below a custom note pops up and disappears on mouse-off.

How can I reproduce this effect?

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For something a little easier, you could also try the following

Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.Commented:
Hi elliottbenzle,

It's called "Tool Tips" and you can easily Google a few thousand pieces of sample code.  I would start with "jquery custom tooltips" and seem what comes back.

Something like this is probably flexible enough for you:
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elliottbenzleAuthor Commented:
Thanks everyone, very helpful.
Jason C. LevineDon't talk to me.Commented:
shakes fist at D_Nev

Curses!  Foiled by mere seconds!
haha :)
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