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HTML HTML Basics Getting Started with HTML Lists and Links Challenge

Jared Lohrmann
Jared Lohrmann
1,178 Points

I am unsure of where to put the <a></a> to make the <li></li> a clickable link.

So I am putting the <a></a> around the inside and that didn't work. Then around the outside and once again not working. Do I not need <a></a> or is this a completely different problem?

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Lists and Links</title>
  </head>
  <body>
    <ul>
      <li href="cakes.html">Cakes</li>
        <li href="pies.html">Pies</li>
        <li href="candy.html">Candy</li>
    </ul>    

  </body>
</html>

2 Answers

Alex Koumparos
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Alex Koumparos
Python Development Techdegree Student 36,886 Points

Hi Jared,

I think you're getting a little muddled between <li> (list item) and <a> (anchor).
First, you've put the href attribute that is part of the anchor tag inside the list item tag.
Second, as for the where to put the anchor tags, the challenge text reads:

Make the text inside each list item a link.

Thus the anchor tag should go around the text, but be inside the list item.

Hope that's clear,

Alex

Josh Divis
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Josh Divis
Full Stack JavaScript Techdegree Student 8,672 Points

You need to close your link tags and add an anchor tag. Other than that it looks like it should work. <li><a href.....>Pies</a></li>