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I'm trying to style a custom menu here so that I can let other people manage this site alongside myself.

What I'm trying to do is remove the text for the top level links while leaving the a as a block so the links are clickable, however when I try and remove the text using text-indent: -999em; (which I know isn't the neatest way of doing it) it recurses down the menu and hides all the the other links.

Can anyone suggest any neat ways of hiding the text?

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I think you can use the text-indent for this level, but you must set the text-indent for all a -tags of the class sub-menu also set to 0, not -999px.

Example:

#menu-main-navigation .link-experience a {
display: block;
height: 63px;
width: 167px;
text-indent: -999px;
}

.sub-menu a {
text-indent: 0px !important;
}
  • It didn't work at first but I used Firebug and noticed that the .sub-menu a was being overwritten by the #menu-main-navigation's text-indent, so I gave the sub-menu an !important and it seems to have worked! – rickbutterfield Aug 23 '11 at 13:30
  • the fastest variant is to use the !important element – bueltge Aug 23 '11 at 14:55

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