[resolved] Can't change the link hover color from black! (6 posts)

  1. Udi
    Posted 2 years ago #


    I'm having an issue quit a long time that I can't solve.
    I'm trying to configure any color for the hovered links inside the posts, but it always stays BLACK.
    I think it has something to do with the WP itself but I can't put my finger on it.

    Any help will be appreciated.

    you can see all links in my blog here: http://blog.udiburg.com.

    This is also happening when I try to change the background color of the hover menu item of the Graphene theme. It is always stays BLACK.



  2. simplistik
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Has nothing to do with WP, it's all about your stylesheets.

    Navigation issue is this rule

    #header-menu > li:hover,
    #header-menu > li.current-menu-item,
    #header-menu > li.current-menu-ancestor {
    	background: url(images/sprite_h.png) left -4px repeat-x #eee;

    line 31 of style-light.css

    Links issue is this rule

    a:hover {
    	color:					#0d0d0d;
    	text-decoration:		none;

    line 56 of page.css

  3. Udi
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Thanks, I'll check this out and will report back.

  4. Udi
    Posted 2 years ago #


    Can you be more specific like explain what's the issue? As #eee is not black.
    and there are no pages with the name style-light.css or page.css

  5. simplistik
    Posted 2 years ago #

    style-light.css and page.css are stylesheets ... not pages.

    #eee is getting overridden by the background image sprite, the position of the sprite is what is affecting the color of the navigation.

  6. Udi
    Posted 2 years ago #


    Well, the issue was of my plugings called "better tag cloud".
    Once deactivated the issue was solved.

    Thanks for trying to help.


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