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I am befuddled why I can't get the active button to show


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Below is the entirety of my main page.  Any suggestions will be appreciated:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
    <meta charset="UTF-8" />
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0" />
    <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="ie=edge" />
    <title>Holistic Healing Simplified</title>
    <style type="text/css">
        body  { font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;  }
        ul {
          list-style-type: none;
          margin: 0;
          padding: 0;
          overflow: hidden;
          background-color: #339;

        li {
          float: left;
        li a {
          display: block;
          color: white;
          text-align: center;
          padding: 14px 16px;
          text-decoration: none;

        /* Change the link color to #111 (black) on hover */
        li a:hover {
          background-color: #111;
        .active {
          background-color: #04AA6D;

        img {
           margin-bottom:5px     }



    <table style="border-color: blue; vertical-align: top;">
            <td style="width: 33vw; text-align: center; vertical-align: middle;">
                    <img src="Sun1.jpeg"     height="328px"  width="490px"    alt="Sun">    </img>                                   <!-- Sun  -->                                                                                                
         <td style="width: 34vw; text-align: center; vertical-align: top;">
                  <b style="font-size: 4vw;  color:#00f;">Holistic Health Simplified
                  <b style="font-size: 2vw;  color:blue;">A Philosophy for Holistic Healing</b>
                  <b style="font-size: 1.4vw;  color:black;">Practical tools to help you progress <em>insightfully!</em></b>
         <td style="width: 33vw; text-align: center; vertical-align: middle;">
                 <img src="Moon.jpg"     height="328px"  width="490px";      alt="Moon">         </img>                               <!-- Moon  -->
              <li><a  href="Principles.html" target="myIframe">Principles</a> </li>
              <li><a  href="Practices.html"  target="myIframe">Practices</a> </li>  
              <li><a  href="Sources.html"    target="myIframe">Sources</a>   </li>
              <li><a  href="Notes.html"      target="myIframe">Notes</a>     </li>
              <li><a  href="Forum.html"      target="myIframe">Forum</a>     </li>
        <iframe style="width:100%;" height="1000" src="Principles.html" title="myIframe" name="myIframe"> </iframe>    






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There is no element with class="active" in the HTML, so no element will have that style.

If you want the the link which corresponds to the page in the iframe to be highlighted, then you will need to have a Javascript program update the links when they're clicked.

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