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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Introducing JavaScript Link to an External Script

alert dialog

cant figure this one?

index.html
<!DOCTYPE HTML>
<html>
<head>
  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
</head>
<body>
  <script src="shout.js"> alert ( "I DID IT!" );
  </script>
</body>
</html>
shout.js

2 Answers

Michael Hulet
MOD
Michael Hulet
Treehouse Moderator 47,827 Points

Your code is actually pretty solid, and would do exactly what you expect if you run the index.html file on its own. However, the challenge asks you to write your code in the shout.js file. Once I copy/paste your JavaScript code into shout.js, everything works just fine. Great job!

Thanks!