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CSS CSS Layout Basics Controlling Layout with CSS Display Modes CSS Display Modes Challenge

css layout basic

why am I getting this error message: make sure your using the correct display value

Here is my code .name, .main-nav, .main-nav li { display: block; }

/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */

header {
  text-align: center;
.logo {
  width: 110px;
  margin: auto;
.main-nav li {
display: block;
<!DOCTYPE html>
    <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">
    <div class="container">
            <img class="logo" src="city-logo.svg" alt="logo">
            <ul class="main-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>

Yhe vhallenge was Display the list items inside .main-nav side by side. Use thr display value that generates a block element.that flows with surrounding.content

4 Answers

Hi Cathy,

You just need:

.main-nav li { display: inline-block;

I hope this helps!

Thank you terrellharper

header {
  text-align: center;
.logo {
  width: 110px;
  margin: auto;
.main-nav li{
  display: inline-block;

The challenge passes with this.

Marvin Ndifon
Marvin Ndifon
6,704 Points

.main-nav li{ display: inline-block; }