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

how do I Set the second color stop's position to 90%.

How do I go from bottom to top?

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.main-header {
  background-image: linear-gradient inset(to bottom,steelblue, firebrick 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

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,005 Points

You have the correct syntax for the stop position, but somehow the word "Inset" (which is not mentioned in the instructions) got inserted between the liinear-gradient and the parentheses.

Also, the instructions ask for a different second color than the one shown in this code.

Finally, to go from bottom to top you would specify "to top" instead of "to bottom".

Thank you Steven.