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HTML HTML Forms Choosing Options Create a Select Menu

I added the label but where exactly am I supposed to put it if not before select or h1

<label>Shirt color</label> is that not right?

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

    <form action="index.html" method="post">
      <label>Shirt Color</label>
      <h1>Shirt Order Form</h1>
      <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>
      </select>
    </form>

  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

The instructions don't say it, but the label needs a for attribute that connects to the id of the select element. Take a look at how this example is structured as a reference:

<label for="cars">Choose a car:</label>

<select name="cars" id="cars">
  <option value="volvo">Volvo</option>
  <option value="saab">Saab</option>
  <option value="mercedes">Mercedes</option>
  <option value="audi">Audi</option>
</select>

Let me know if this helps!