Universal Child Replacement

Eric Meyer explains Universal Child Replacement, a way to simulate child selection without using the child combinator. Why not just use a child combinator? It doesn’t work in IE. This does.

Posted on June 11, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks


  1. A great technique indeed. Roger, did you never create anything similar? ;)

  2. June 13, 2005 by Roger Johansson (Author comment)

    Nope, don’t think I did.

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