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HTML HTML Video and Audio Media Basics The Audio Element

Hi, I couldnot find my mistake, need some help. Thanks

I couldnot find my mistake, anyone please help me. Thanks

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <title>HTML Video and Audio</title>

    <link rel="stylesheet" href="normalize.css">
    <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Nunito:400,300' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="main.css">
  </head>
  <body>

    <h1>HTML Video and Audio</h1>

    <div class="wrapper">

      <audio controls> 
        <source src="http://treehouse-code-samples.s3.amazonaws.com/html-video-and-audio/bridge-audio.mp3" type="audio/mp3">
      </audio>


    </div>

  </body>
</html>

i have to put audio control and i do it but it shows that i am doing it wrong. Anyone please.

1 Answer

Alexandra Edwards
Alexandra Edwards
4,686 Points

Hey, I looked at the challenge and it wants you to add a self-closing <audio> tag, which means the tag closes itself and doesn't need an additional closing tag such as something like <title> and </title>.

A self-closing tag is just a single tag with its name and then the forward slash. I think this is what the challenge is looking for:

<div class="wrapper">

      <!-- Add your code below this line -->
      <audio />


</div>

Does that make sense?