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CSS How to Make a Website Beginning HTML and CSS Write a CSS Selector and Property

Ralph Tricoche
Ralph Tricoche
186 Points

Im getting an error, why?

This is what I wrote to make my h1 element green, don't know why I'm getting an error. Says bummer.

<body> <style>

  h1 {
    color: green;
  }
<h1>Ralph Tricoche</h1>



 </style> 

</body>

3 Answers

Eric Felder
Eric Felder
1,308 Points

It looks like you have your h1 tag inside your style tag. Your h1 should be outside the style tag:

<style>
  h1 {
    color: green;
  }
</style>

<h1>Ralph Tricoche</h1>

You need the CSS to be wrapped in a style tag

like this:

<style>
h1 {
  color: green;
}
</style> 

<h1>Ralph Tricoche</h1>
Ralph Tricoche
Ralph Tricoche
186 Points

Thank you both. I see my error now. I appreciate the speedy response.