Image Hotspots - Customize appearance / size of "Hotspot" icon?

Is it possible to customize the appearance and size of the icon used when creating an Image Hotpot map? 

I am trying to recreate the image maps seen here: using H5P  instead of the plugin currently making these maps work.  

H5P seems to solve all of the issues I'm having, except I would need to customize the appearance of the hotspots....either individually, or at least a global update to include semi-transparent icons.  

Any ideas?


Customizable image hotspot icons
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tomaj's picture


I moved your post to feature requests, so that it has a higher likelyhood of being picked up.

Similar functionality has also been requested before.

- Tom

I added a pull request ( which allows for people to choose between 6 icons, or to use your own icon by uploading an image. If you created a transparent png icon, you could do something like the website you mentioned. The size would be static though, so I'm not sure if that helps in this use case.

Let me know what people think of this. Thanks.


tomaj's picture

Very cool Nate! I'll create a task to review the pull request in Jira.

- Tom