WiseLoop JavaScript Fast Links 1.1.1
Easy Web Access Based on Text Selection
Wiseloop JavaScript Fast Links

Just select some text from your web page, right click and a lots of actions becomes available for that selection!
Enrich your website user experience with this very cool piece of software that offers instant access to the most popular web sites and services featuring: Google Search, Dictionary.com, Google Translate, Wikipedia, Wolfram Alpha, Youtube, Vimeo, Soundcloud, Flickr, Twitter and more!

Product Description

Wiseloop JavaScript Fast Links is a jQuery powered script designed to offer an easy way to access the most popular web sites and services right from your home page considering the curent text selection.
The shortcuts to the web sites and services are accessible through a context menu which is sensitive to the current selected text form the web page.
Basically all you need to do, is just select some text, right click over it and all the available actions will be listed in a very nice CSS customizable context menu offering fast access to a lots of web sites and services that can be open considering the text selection.
The script is highly customizable, various themes can be applied via CSS, restrict the allowed plugins, change the shortcut combination of keyboard + mouse etc.

Main Features

The script will take the current selected text and is able to do the following actions with it:

  • search the selection using Google, Yahoo and Bing search;
  • search the selection inside the current host domain using Google search;
  • lookup inside Dictionary.com, Thesaurus.com for definitions;
  • perform a translation of the selected text using Google Translate;
  • search Wikipedia for the selected text;
  • search Wolfram Alpha for the selected text;
  • search for videos using Youtube, Vimeo, Dailymotion;
  • search for audio records using Soundcloud;
  • search for images using Flickr, Imageshack, Photobucket;
  • tweet the selected text to Twitter;
  • detect if the selected text can be an URL and offer 'Open Link' menu entry (like Firefox does);

Other features:

  • theme support;
  • the fast links can be grouped using chapters;
  • customize the keyboard and mouse combination in order to avoid (if desired) overwriting the default 'right-click' browser feature;
  • localization support;
  • cross-browser support;
  • lightweight and easy to use;
  • easy to extend due to its plugin-style architecture;


  • A JavaScript enabled internet browser;
  • jQuery 1.7 or newer

Installation Instructions

  • Step 1: make a directory named /javascript-fast-links on your web server;
  • Step 2: copy entire archive contens to the new created /javascript-fast-links directory;
  • Step 3: include the /javascript-fast-links/wlFastLinks.js in the head section of your page and call wlFastLinks.go() method:
     <script type="text/javascript" src="/javascript-fast-links/wlFastLinks.js"></script>
     <script type="text/javascript">wlFastLinks.go();</script> 
  • Step 4: check out the configuration in /javascript-fast-links/config.wlFastLinks.js file.

A Basic Usage Sample

        <script type="text/javascript" src="jquery-1.7.1.min.js"></script>
        <script type="text/javascript" src="/javascript-fast-links/wlFastLinks.js"></script>
        <script type="text/javascript">wlFastLinks.go();</script> 
        ... site content ...