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HTML How to Make a Website Adding Pages to a Website Add and Style Icons

Frank Anes
PLUS
Frank Anes
Courses Plus Student 963 Points

Background size wont accept background-size: 20px; What am I doing wrong?

I keep trying background-size: 20px; Looked online and still wont work.

css/main.css
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: β€˜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 {
 font-size: 0.9em;
  margin: 0;
  Padding: 0;
  list-style: none;
}

.contact-info a {


  background-repeat: no-repeat; 
   display: block;
  min-height: 20px;
  padding-left: 0 0 0 30px;
    background-size: 20px;
}

3 Answers

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,412 Points

background-size needs two numbers if you are specifying both the width and height. With only one the height is presumed to be auto. MDN docs (You also give 4 values after padding-left as if it were padding instead.) Using either ul.contact-info or .contact-info both work for the challenge.

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

Also, if it is for an icon, try to also set the width and height for the selected element.

I believe it is because you don't have a background explicitly stated for ".contact-info a".

State the background as,

background: url()

for an image, or

background: #FFF

for the color

You probably already know the latter, but knowing to explicitly state it should help.