I've set up the front page so the excerpt from my latest post is at the top of the page, below it is a blurb about the site, and below that are excerpts from previous blog posts.
I want to make the latest post box stand out a bit more by giving it a darker background and lighter text. The rest of the page is a lighter background / darker text.
In Headway I've given the box a Custom CSS Class called featured. I've used this code to change the color of the box:
What code do I add to change the color of the text to white? I tried 'color: #ffffff; and that didn't do anything.
Thanks in advance for any help you can give me.
PS don't laugh at my very basic understanding of CSS - I'm learning