:last-child

Summary

The :last-child CSS pseudo-class represents any element that is the last child element of its parent.

Syntax

element:last-child { style properties }

Examples

Example 1

li:last-child {
    background-color: lime;
}

...where...

<ul>
  <li>This item is not limed.</li>
  <li>This item is! :)</li>
</ul>

... looks like ...

Example 2 : Using UL

Live Sample : http://jsfiddle.net/Tripad/rgz2X/

<ul>
    <li>List 1</li>
    <li>List 2</li>
    <li>List 3</li>
</ul>
ul li{
    color:red;
}
ul li:last-child{
    color:green;
}

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Selectors Level 4 Working Draft No change.
Selectors Level 3 Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari
Basic support 1.0 1.0 (1.7 or earlier) 9.0 9.5 3.2
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) IE Mobile Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support 2.1 1.0 (1) 9.0 10.0 3.2

See also

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Last updated by: tregagnon,
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