HTML HTML Forms Choosing Options Create a Select Menu

Hi. Add a submit button with the text "Place Order". Bummer - You need to put button inside form.? I though I did.?

What did I do wrong?

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>HTML Forms</title>
  </head>
  <body>

    <form action="index.html" method="post">
      <h1>Shirt Order Form</h1>
      <label for="color">shirtcolor:</label>
      <select id="color" name="shirt_color">
        <option value="red">red</option>
        <option value="yellow">yellow</option>
        <option value="purple">purple</option>
        <option value="blue">blue</option>
        <option value="green">green</option>
        <option value="orange">orange</option>
        <button type="submit">Place Order</button>
        </form>

  </body>
</html>

Thank you so much!! Couldn't see it. It was driving me crazy.

Adam Beer
Adam Beer
11,270 Points

Nothing wrong. Good learning!

1 Answer

Adam Beer
Adam Beer
11,270 Points

Hi Brian. Just a typo. Give the button outside the select element. You leave the closing select element. Hope this help.

</select>
      <button type="submit">Place Order</button>
    </form>