freeCodeCamp Challenge Guide: Add a Tooltip to a D3 Element

Add a Tooltip to a D3 Element


Hints

Hint 1

Use the .append() method.

Hint 2

Use the .text() method.

Hint 3

Chain the .append() and .text() methods.

Hint 4

Use a callback function in the .text() method.


Solutions

Solution 1 (Click to Show/Hide)
<style>
  .bar:hover {
    fill: brown;
  }
</style>
<body>
  <script>
    const dataset = [12, 31, 22, 17, 25, 18, 29, 14, 9];

    const w = 500;
    const h = 100;

    const svg = d3.select("body")
       .append("svg")
       .attr("width", w)
       .attr("height", h);

    svg.selectAll("rect")
       .data(dataset)
       .enter()
       .append("rect")
       .attr("x", (d, i) => i * 30)
       .attr("y", (d, i) => h - 3 * d)
       .attr("width", 25)
       .attr("height", (d, i) => d * 3)
       .attr("fill", "navy")
       .attr("class", "bar")
       .append("title")
       .text((d) => d)
       
    svg.selectAll("text")
       .data(dataset)
       .enter()
       .append("text")
       .text((d) => d)
       .attr("x", (d, i) => i * 30)
       .attr("y", (d, i) => h - (d * 3 + 3))

  </script>
</body>
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