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HTML Introduction to HTML and CSS Make It Beautiful With CSS Test: Styling by Element and Class

Im not understanding this question. I left in what I've done. Can someone tell me what I've done wrong

how do you do a border for p tags

index.html
<!doctype html>
<html>
  <head>
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet">
  </head>
  <body>

    <p class="main-pg">My amazing website</p>

  </body>
</html>
styles.css
.main-pg { 

}

p {
    border: red soild;
}

2 Answers

Brian Ball
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Brian Ball
Treehouse Project Reviewer

Hi Heather, You've almost got it. You are just missing the border's pixel size.

Like this...

.main-pg {
    border: 4px;
  border-style: solid;
  border-color: red;
}

or

.main-pg {border: 4px solid red;}

yes, perfect I got it!