Description

Pseudo class thats active when the cursor is ontop of an element

For hover to take effect on links that have been visited it must come after :visited
The order to specify the pseudo classes is :link :visited :hover :active.

Live Example
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Introduced in CSS version
2.1
Inherited
N/A
Browser Support
BrowsersIEFirefoxSafariOperaChrome
Versionsfull 7, part 51160.2
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