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CSS CSS Layout Basics Page Layout with the Float Property Footer Layout with Floats

cant get it done

i cant get it done

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */

.footer-nav {
  float:left;
}
.logo {
  float:right;
}


.clearfix::after {
  content: "";
  display: table;
  clear: both;
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Getting Started with CSS Layout</title>
    <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Varela+Round' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
</head>
    <body>
    <div class="container">
        <footer>
            <img class="logo" src="city-logo.svg" alt="logo">
            <ul class="footer-nav">
                <li><a href="#">Ice cream</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Donuts</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Tea</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Coffee</a></li>
            </ul>
            <p class="copyright">&copy;2015 The Best City.</p>
        </footer>
    </div>
    </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,845 Points

It looks like you're on task 2, "Next, display the list items inside .footer-nav side by side with a float."

To target elements inside another one, you can use a descendant selector. This is just the selector for the outer element plus the selector for the inner one(s) separated by a space.

i tried .footer-nav,li{ float: left; display : inline-block; }

it workes but the answer is incorect why?

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
218,845 Points

Note that when creating a descendant selector, the individual selectors should be separated only by a space (no comma).