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CSS CSS Basics Basic Selectors ID and Class Selectors

Ida Gashi
Ida Gashi
814 Points

how schould i do this plz target experience with an ID selector. Add a background-color property and set the value to li

<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en">
  <meta charset="UTF-8">
  <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
  <title>Developer Diane: Resume</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
  <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
    <header class="main-header"></header>
        <h1 class="main-heading">Developer Diane: Resume</h1>
          <p>website: developerdiane.com</p>
          <p>email: diane@developerdiane.com</p>
        <img src="developer-diane.jpg" alt="Developer Diane coding on her laptop.">
   <section id= #"experience" background-color: lightsteelblue; >  
          <h3>Super Web Design Shop</h3>
          <p>Junior Developer</p>
          <p class="date special">February 2020-present</p>
          <h3>Pretty Good Websites, Inc.</h3>
          <p>Web Development Intern</p>
          <p>July 2019-January 2020</p>
    <footer>©2020 Developer Diane.</footer>
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
.main-header {
 background-color: orange;
.main-heading {
  font-size: 72px;
#main-content {
   background-color: lightsteelblue;

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
224,872 Points

You already have an ID selector in your CSS, but it's for "main-content" instead of "experience". Just change the name to fulfill the instructions.

But you also have 3 errors (on 2 lines) in the HTML:

    <header class="main-header"></header>
<!--                            ^^^^^^^^^                                          -->
<!--                            this ending tag wasn't part of the instructions    -->

<!--           these 2 characters aren't part of the syntax                        -->
<!--           vv                                                                  -->
   <section id= #"experience" background-color: lightsteelblue; >  
<!--                          ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^                   -->
<!--                          this is CSS code and should not also be here         -->
Ida Gashi
Ida Gashi
814 Points

Thank you Steven Parker