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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Basic Selectors Class Selectors

ID and class selectors

In the HTML file, give the h1 element the class main-heading.

Hi everyone, am stock here, this is what i have on my code challenge and its not working:

<h1>Lake Tahoe, California class="main-heading"</h1>

2 Answers

Ariel Aronica
Ariel Aronica
6,646 Points

How is it formatted? Can you please post your code? From the sound of it and from the looks of it, you may need to give it a class IN the opening of the heading tag, not at the end. It should be within the first < >.

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Lake Tahoe</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css"> <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css"> </head> <body> <header class="main-header"> <span>Journey through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span> </header> <h1> class="main-heading">Lake Tahoe, California</h1> <p> 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 href="#">Find out more</a> <div> <h2>Check out all the Wildlife</h2> <p> As spawning season approaches, the fish acquire a humpback and protuberant jaw. After spawning, they die and their carcasses provide a feast for gatherings of mink, bears, and Bald eagles. </p> <a href="#">See the Wildlife</a> </div> </body> </html>

this what i did now and it still not working

Ariel Aronica
Ariel Aronica
6,646 Points

You closed the tag too soon.

This is what you have:

< h1 > class="main-heading">Lake Tahoe, California< /h1 > Do you notice the h1 tag is not closed in the correct spot? It should look like this:

< h1 class="main-heading">Lake Tahoe, California< /h1 >

@Ariel thanks alot, it worked.