JavaScript Change li Text Color

In this tutorial we will learn How To Change li Text Color with JavaScript. JavaScript getElementById() method and style property are used to select li tag and change it's text color.

style property

style property returns the CSS properties of style attribute. style property also return a CSSStyleDeclaration object which can help to change styling properties of HTML elements.

In this example style property is used to change the text color of li tag.

getElementById() method

getElementById() method selects or targets the HTML element based on it's id.

In this example getElementById() method is used to select the li tag with help of it's id.


HTML Code is given below, in this code we have a ul tag with four list items and a button tag.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>JavaScript Change li Text Color</title>
<li id='one'>One</li>    
<li id='two'>Two</li>    
<li id='three'>Three</li>     
<li id='four'>Four</li>   
<button onclick="changeLiColor()">Change li Color</button>
<script src="script.js"></script>    

JavaScript Code

Take a look at the JavaScript code, In this code getElementById() method is used to select li tag and style property is used to change the text color.

function changeLiColor()
    var li = document.getElementById('two'); = 'red';


Video Tutorial

Watch video tutorial on How To Change li Text Color using JavaScript.

How To Detect Shift Key Press with JavaScript Change Text Color On Hover with JavaScript Hide and Show div using JavaScript Get Button text with JavaScript Get textarea value with JavaScript Get table row Height with JavaScript Auto Increase width of input field with JavaScript Set Textarea maxLength with JavaScript Set Textarea Value with JavaScript JavaScript Count list items JavaScript set input field value Count Button Clicks with JavaScript Scroll Page to the Top on Click with JavaScript Change id of Element with JavaScript JavaScript Change li Text Color JavaScript Change li Text JavaScript Remove id from Element Check If id Exists in JavaScript How To Delete Table Row by id in JavaScript Update Textarea value in JavaScript Change Variable Value in JavaScript Uncheck Radio Button Dynamically JavaScript Check Radio Button Dynamically JavaScript JavaScript Check if Radio Button is Checked or Not Change h1 Tag Text with JavaScript