sredmond sredmond - 8 months ago 26
HTML Question

How can I add text emphasis to links in Bootstrap?

Bootstrap allows me to emphasize text in general through the use of the

class attribute on the
tag. However, when I nest a link inside, the link does not have the emphasis formatting applied (namely, color). Is there an attribute I could add to the anchor tag so that it will display the same emphasis as the

For example, the following code would have a green 'HW: Read this ' followed by a blue, underlined 'Link'

<p class="text-success"><strong>HW:</strong> Read this <a href="">Link</a></p>

Thank you in advance.


Inherit the color property for the anchor with this style:

.text-success a{
    color: inherit;

By default anchors do not inherit the color property of their parent.

JS Fiddle: