change color of category description

Hello there!

I have managed to find in previous posts the way to add short description to my categories!
I’d like to know now how can I modify the color of this text. I’d like it to be different from the default black which I use for the posts, to stand out a little.


ps; will I have to add the code in the custom CSS field or in the function.php file? Still bit confused about it :slight_smile:

My site is



I hope you are well today and thank you for your question.

Could you please share me the specific page URL from your site where you are displaying the category description so that i can help you?

Kind Regards,

Hello Movin!

Here’s the link :

The description I’d like to change in this case is the sentene “A bit of everything that can be done to experience this great city!”…but I’d like to know in general what I need to do If I wish to add a description in other categories as well, thank you.

Thank you


Hi Martina,

Thanks for sharing the page URL.

You can try changing this color by adding the following CSS code in the Custom CSS option of your theme on the below path.

Admin Area -> Appearance -> Customize -> Travelify Other Options

#primary .taxonomy-description {
    color: #9F5DE2;

Please change the color value in the above code to whatever you want to use by referring the following pages.

Best Regards,