Custom Highlight Color

Description

Many devices and browsers provide less-than-ideal colors when selecting text on sites. Users may select text for a variety of reasons, including as a habit when reading or to share a quote. This plugin lets you customize this highlight color with live preview in the customizer.

Note that themes can also customize this color, and in cases where the theme sets the color, this plugin would allow it to be changed to a different color.

Screenshots

  • Highlight color option in the customizer.

FAQ

Issues with Firefox

Within the customizer preview, selection colors may not be visible in Firefox. However, the custom highlight color should work once your changes are saved and you leave the customizer.

Browser Compatibility

Not all browsers handle text selection the same way. This plugin attempts to provide the most consistent experience possible, but some devices and browsers may display highlight colors differently.

Where’s the settings page?

Go to the customizer (Customize) and open the color section. The Highlight Color option will be available here alongside any color options added by your theme or other plugins.

Reviews

Great Plugin

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Changelog

1.0

  • Initial public release.

Contributors & Developers

Custom Highlight Color is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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