I'm using placeholders for text inputs which are working out just fine. But I'd like to use a placeholder for my selectboxes as well. Of course, I can just use this code:
<option value="">Select your option</option>
But the 'Select your option' is in black instead of light grey. So my solution could possibly be CSS-based. jQuery is fine too.
This only makes the option grey in the dropdown (so after clicking the arrow):
Edit: The question is: how do people create placeholders in selectboxes? But it has already been answered, cheers.
And using these results in the selected value always being grey (even after selecting a real option):