adding a class in loops

how do I only apply first to the first item?

<% @clients.each do |client| %>
   <%= link_to client.name, client, :class=> "first" %>
<% end %>

thanks

how do I only apply first to the first item?

<% @clients.each do |client| %>
  <%= link_to client.name, client, :class=> "first" %>
<% end %>

if client == @clients.first
....
end

Not super efficient though.

Why not use CSS?

http://www.w3schools.com/CSS/css_pseudo_classes.asp

-philip