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Linking Entire List Element

I needed a solution for making an entire list element click-able, not just the anchor text.  At the site I made for the Kirksville Brewfest, the entire background color of the list element on the enter page/style changed color, making the user think they could click on it, but only the text was click-able.  The solution I used was to take the anchor text and make its background fill the entire space.  Kirksville brewfest list code:

ul.styles li a:link,
ul.styles li a:visited {
color: #....;
display: block;
width: 100%;
height: 100%;
}


Basically, the anchor text fills up the entire li element when there’s an anchor in the ul class “styles”.

Rad.

By Jerry Jones

JavaScript Engineer for Automattic, living simply in rural MO.

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