Different colors for page and sub-page titles

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  • #109376

    Hello,

    Is it possible to have different colors for the title of pages, sub-pages, sub-sub pages, etc… ?

    At least two different colors would be helpful.

    Say the main page is Photography, with Wildlife and Fashion as sub-pages (“sub-items” as in the menu nomenclature), I would like to use one color for “Photography” and another one for “Wildlife” and “Fashion”.

    Thanks.

    The blog I need help with is equityproductions.com.

    #109499

    rezzap
    Staff

    Hello!

    I’m guessing you’re referring to the title in the menu, correct? You can target a specific menu item with an ID, but you’ll need to do so for each item individually to get the color to display here. For example:

    .menu-item-108 a {
        color: #FFF;
    }

    Will change your current site’s ‘About’ item to white. You’ll need to use an inspector tool to find out the ID of each menu item and edit as required.

    Thanks!

    Rebecca

    #109513

    It does not seem to work…

    #109515

    rezzap
    Staff

    Hello,

    This has changed the menu item of the About page for me. See here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/pklz84ixo70wdir/Screenshot%202017-04-18%2022.26.26.png?dl=0. Are you adjusting the ID to change other items?

    Thanks!

    R.

    #109517

    Not as I am aware.
    I really don’t understand how you manage to get it.

    #109528

    rezzap
    Staff

    Hello,

    You’ll need to use an inspector tool, like Chrome’s Developer tools. Right click on the item you want to inspect and then select the ‘inspect’ option. You’ll see a window pop up in the bottom section as shown in the screenshot here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/qxsgaj1q0onuzux/Screenshot%202017-04-19%2014.18.06.png?dl=0. Use those items.

    You’ll need to add CSS for each item you want to show in a specific color with the ID for this item as provided above. If you need help finding the ID for a specific item, let me know which ones and I can help you with this.

    Thanks,

    Rebecca

    #109536

    I know how to get the ID of an item but the color does not change when adding the code. I added the code you gave and for some reasons, it shows a different color on your screen but not on mine.

    #109541

    rezzap
    Staff

    Ah, looks like it’s working in Chrome but not Firefox. Try adding the important declaration:

    .menu-item-108 a {
        color: #FFF !important;
    }

    Thanks!

    Rebecca

    #109547

    Ah yes….always the browser issue.
    Works fine now in Firefox with the “Important” clause.
    Thanks a lot !

    #109548

    rezzap
    Staff

    Glad to hear! :)

    Cheers,

    Rebecca

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