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HTML How to Make a Website Customizing Colors and Fonts Use Color in CSS

Rae de Leon
Rae de Leon
759 Points

Header background color would not change to green, and text remain white

here is the CSS code:


text-align: center;
margin: 0;

} a{

color: #6ab47b;

} header {

background:  #6ab47b;
border-color: #599a68;


Hi Rae de Leon, in order for us to have a better overview, could you please share with us a snapshot of the workspace? The snapshot button is the first icon from the left at the top right corner of the workspace.

2 Answers

Rae de Leon
Rae de Leon
759 Points

Hello! Thanks for your prompt replies, I finally figured out the problem, one of the closing bracket is missing.

Alejandro Narvaja
Alejandro Narvaja
Courses Plus Student 7,340 Points

Is that nowhere indicate that change the background color. The border-color property is for edges simply.

Hi Alejandro, the "background: #6ab47b;" should change the header background color for green, that's why I asked the workspace snapshot, to see if the error was coming from another place. In the following link you can check the CSS "background" shorthand property: https://www.w3schools.com/css/css_background.asp