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  • Resolved cmoss44


    I need to change the current page color in the menu. Preferably the text color. What is odd is that the bg color will change, but I cannot get the font color or even text decoration (underline) to happen. Suggestions?

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  • Andrew Nevins


    WCLDN 2018 Contributor | Volunteer support

    In the “Additional CSS” section of the dashboard add this:

    #mainnav ul .current_page_item a {
        color: blue;

    I left out #mainnav ul on my previous attempts. SMH.

    Thank you very much! Worked like a charm!

    Thanks! This has helped me without having to open a new thread!

    So happy


    Is it possible to do this but with a different color per page? So if you visit a certain page, the current page color in the menu will change, but that will change into a different color depending on which page you’re at. Is this understandable?

    Hello there,

    You can use this code:

    .page-id-876 #mainnav ul .current_page_item a {
        color: blue;

    Replace 876 with page ID number of your page. It can be found in the address bar of web browser when you’re editing it. You’ll see a URL that reads like:


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