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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Enhancing the Design With CSS Gradients

McKay Thayn
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McKay Thayn
Courses Plus Student 6,064 Points

gradient

Any ideas on why the quiz won't let me move on?

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.main-header {
background-image: linear-gradient(to bottom, steelblue, darkslateblue 90%);
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
  </head>
  <body> 
    <header id="top" class="main-header">
      <span class="title">Journey Through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1 class="main-heading">Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
    </header>

        <div class="primary-content">
            <p class="intro">
                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.
            </p>
            <a class="callout" href="#more">Find out more</a>
        </div><!-- End .primary-content -->
  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

The direction specified is from bottom to top so you should have to top

McKay Thayn
McKay Thayn
Courses Plus Student 6,064 Points

That was it! The error I was getting back said it had something to do with stop color so I didn't think to look at the "to bottom" section of code. Thanks!