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HTML How to Make a Website Responsive Web Design and Testing Write CSS Media Queries

Why it's does not working? @media screen and (min-width: 480px) { h1 { font-size: 2.5em; } }

@media screen and (min-width: 480px) { h1 { font-size: 2.5em; } } For screen larger of 480 px h1 must be font-size 2.5em

css/main.css
@media screen and (min-width: 480px) {
  h1 {
  font-size: 2.5em;
  }
}

a {
  text-decoration: none;
}

#wrapper {
  max-width: 940px;
  margin: 0 auto;
}

#logo {
  text-align: center;
  margin: 0;
}

h1, h2 {
  color: #fff;
}

nav a {
  color: #fff;
}

nav a:hover {
  color: #32673f;
}

h1 {
  font-family: Changa One, sans-serif;
  font-size: 1.75em;
  font-weight: normal;
}

img {
  max-width: 100%;
}

#gallery {
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
  list-style: none;
}

#gallery li {
  float: left;
  width: 45%;
  margin: 2.5%;
  background-color: #f5f5f5;
  color: #bdc3c7;
}

nav ul {
  list-style: none;
  margin: 0 10px;
  padding: 0;
}

nav li {
  display: inline-block;
}

nav a {
  font-weight: 800;
  padding: 15px 10px;
}

.profile-photo {
  display: block;
  margin: 0 auto 30px;
      max-width: 150px;
  border-radius: 100%;
}

.contact-info {
  list-style: none;
  padding: 0;
  margin: 0;
  font-size: 0.9em;
}

.contact-info a {
  display: block;
  min-height: 20px;
  background-repeat: no-repeat;
  background-size: 20px 20px;
  padding: 0 0 0 30px;
  margin: 0 0 10px;
}

2 Answers

Jason Anders
MOD
Jason Anders
Treehouse Moderator 145,857 Points

It's because you placed it at the top of the CSS style sheet. Media queries should always go at the bottom/end of a CSS style sheet. Where you have it now, the rule it is targeting will be overridden by the another rule targeting the same element.

If you move the media query to the end of the sheet, the code will pass.

Keep Coding! :dizzy:

Jordan Watson
Jordan Watson
14,738 Points

To follow up on this answer as obviously named CSS stands for Cascading style sheet so this stays true to how you write it your H1 style is taking priority over the media query.

Jason Anders Thank You.