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HTML HTML Forms Choosing Options Create a Select Menu

Gerald Susanteo
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Gerald Susanteo
Front End Web Development Techdegree Student 7,117 Points

Add a label element to the select menu with the text "Shirt Color:"

How am I wrong? I'm kinda frustrated doing this for 5 minutes trying to find the answer or mistake I did, but I can't find any. Any help will be appreciated. Thx in advance.

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>HTML Forms</title>
  </head>
  <body>

    <form action="index.html" method="post">
      <h1>Shirt Order Form</h1>
      <select id="color" name="shirt_color">

        <label for="color">Shirt Color: </label>



        <option value="red">Red</option>
        <option value="yellow">Yellow</option>
        <option value="purple">Purple</option>
        <option value="blue">Blue</option>
        <option value="green">Green</option>
        <option value="orange">Orange</option>



      </select>

    </form>

  </body>
</html>

2 Answers

Daniel Jong
Daniel Jong
10,235 Points

Hi, you should add your label element before the select element

Here's my solution:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>HTML Forms</title>
  </head>
  <body>

    <form action="index.html" method="post">
      <h1>Shirt Order Form</h1>
      <label for="color">Shirt Color</label>
      <select id="color" name="shirt_color">
        <option value="red">Red</option>
        <option value="yellow">Yellow</option>
        <option value="purple">Purple</option>
        <option value="blue">Blue</option>
        <option value="green">Green</option>
        <option value="orange">Orange</option>
      </select>
    </form>

  </body>
</html>

Hope this helps!