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HTML HTML Basics Going Further with HTML Email Links and Entities Challenge

I am right, but it does not work! Help me please treehouse! Thanks, Tianerad party gamer

Plz

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html> 
<html>
  <head>
    <title>My Page</title>
  </head>
  <body>
    <h3>Design & Development</h3>
    <p>Contact me at <a  mailto="tianer999.a.d@gmail.com" >this email</a>.</p>
    <p>© 2017</p>
  </body>
</html>

2 Answers

Seth Kroger
Seth Kroger
56,407 Points

It looks like you're trying to follow the hint to use "mailto" for the link, but it doesn't replace href. "mailto:" should prefixed the email address, much like "http:" is part of a web address.

I agree with Seth. The a tag should look like this:

<a href="mailto:tianer999.a.d@gmail.com">this email</a>
leorohmann
leorohmann
2,466 Points

Yeah, that's right! This will work fine ?