CSS CSS Basics Basic Selectors Type Selectors

Suzanne Ogatis
Suzanne Ogatis
560 Points


What am I doing wrong here?

/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
  color: white;
  back-ground color: orange;
<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
      <span>Journey through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
      Lake Tahoe is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in California. It's home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's reputation.
    <a href="#">Find out more</a>
      <h2>Check out all the Wildlife</h2>
        As spawning season approaches, the fish acquire a humpback and protuberant jaw. After spawning, they die and their carcasses provide a feast for gatherings of mink, bears, and Bald eagles.
      <a href="#">See the Wildlife</a>

2 Answers

Martin Sole
Martin Sole
80,123 Points

I would check where the hyphen should be on background color, also css properties shouldn't have spaces

Adam N
Adam N
66,206 Points

Here is some documentation on using the background color property. Compare your usage of the property to how it is used in the doc.

Let me know if this helps!