#36: Current Nav Highlighting: Using PHP to Set the Body ID

published 11 years ago by Chris Coyier

One of the more efficient ways to handle current navigation highlighting is to give each of your navigation items a unique class name. Then give each page a unique ID on the body element. Then CSS can control what each navigation item looks like based on that body ID. But what if you are using a CMS like WordPress which includes that body tag as part of a template? In this case, we can use PHP to look at the … Read article “#36: Current Nav Highlighting: Using PHP to Set the Body ID”

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