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    Hi Guys,

    Not so sure if that’s been discussed around here before.

    I found something similar, but doesn’t really answer my question.

    Take this jsfiddle:

    So when hovering over the entire .container, i can control any child element inside it.

    This is similar to what I found on these forums.

    My question is, how do i control the .box div, with the anchor tag…

    I feel really dumb asking, but that’s the only way I can learn.


    a:hover + .box {
    background: red; /* Place rules here */

    See here for more info:


    Right what I wanted to know. Thanks!


    Great contribution!

    Something that always intrigues me is the opposite. Is it possible to control a parent element from a descendent?

    Take the same previous jsfiddle example:

    Is it possible to change something in the .wrap div when hovering the anchor tag, for example? Using Javascript (jQuery), it is achievable.

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