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CSS

I'm trying to resize the social media icons on the footer and it's not working.

I'm having a similar problem as this fella https://teamtreehouse.com/forum/im-trying-to-resize-the-social-media-icons-on-the-footer-and-its-not-working-they-look-the-same-after-reloading but he figured it out and i havent yet.

my code looks like this:

''' html <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Red G.Rick | Designer</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Monoton|Share+Tech+Mono|Rubik+Mono+One|Metal+Mania|Calligraffitti|Caesar+Dressing' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="css/main.css"> </head>

<body>
    <header> <a href="index.html" id="logo">
    <h1>RParadise</h1>
    <h2>Red's Place</h2>
  </a>
    <nav>
      <ul>
       <li> <a href="index.html" class="selected">Portfolio</a>
       </li>
       <li> <a href="about.html">About</a>
       </li>
       <li> <a href="contact.html">Contact</a>
       </li>
      </ul>
      <ol></ol>
        </nav>
    </header>

  <div id="wrapper">
      <section>
        <ul id="gallery">
          <li> <a href="img/numbers-01.jpg">
         <img src="img/numbers-01.jpg" alt="">
         <p>CyPnk- A dark look at a Corporate dominated distopian future-past.</p>
        </a>

          <li> <a href="img/numbers-02.jpg">
         <img src="img/numbers-02.jpg" alt="">
         <p>Saga- Open source "Universal" system, minimal mechanics, multiple settings</p>
        </a> 
          <li> <a href="img/numbers-06.jpg">
         <img src="img/numbers-06.jpg" alt="">
         <p>CROSSROADS- A non-traditional fantasy setting with historical themes</p>
        </a> 
          <li> <a href="img/numbers-09.jpg">
          <img src="img/numbers-09.jpg" alt="">
          <p>Fanfic, spin offs and homebrew</p>
        </a>

          <li> <a href="img/numbers-12.jpg">
         <img src="img/numbers-12.jpg" alt="">
         <p>Original fiction</p>
        </a> 
        </li>
         </ul>
      </section>

    <footer>
        <a href="http://twitter.com/nickrp"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo" class: "social-icon">
      </a>

<a href="https://myspace.com/berbarkhan"><img src="img/myspace.jpeg" alt="Myspace Logo" class: "social-icon"> </a>

          <p>&copy; 2014 Red G.Rick</p>
      </footer>
    </div>
</body>

</html>

'''

my css looks like this:

/*******************
GENERAL
*******************/

body{
  font-family: 'Share Tech Mono', cursive;
}

#wrapper {
  max-width: 940px;
  margin: 0 auto;
}

a {
  text-decoration: none;
}

img {
  max-width: 100%
}

/*******************
Heading
*******************/

header {
  float: left;
  margin: 0 0 30px 0;
  padding: 5pix 0 0 0;
  width: 100%;

}




#logo {
  text-align: center;
  margin: 0;
}

h1 {
  font-family: 'Metal Mania', sans-serif;
  margin: 15px 0;
  font-size: 1.75em;
  font-weight: normal;
  line-height: 0.8em;
}


h2 {
  font-family: 'Caesar Dressing', sans-serif;
  font-size: 0.75em;
  margin: -5px 0 0;
  font-weight: normal;
  }

a{
 font-family: 'Rubik Mono One', sans-serif; 
}

/*******************
Navigation
*******************/

nav {
  text-align: center;
  padding: 10px 0;
  margin: 20px 0 0;
}

nav ul {
  list-style: none;
  margin: 0 10px;
  padding: 0;
  display: inline-block;
}

nav li {
  display: inline-block;

}


nav a {
  font-weight: 800;
  padding: 15px 10px; 
}



/*******************
FOOTER
*******************/

footer {
  font-size: 0.75 em;
  text-align: center;
  clear: both;
  padding-top: 50px;
  color: #ccc;
}


.social-icon {
  width: 20px;
  height: 20px;
  margin: 0 5px;
}





/*******************
Page Portfolio
*******************/
#gallery {
  margin: 0;
  padding: 0;
  list-style: none;
}


#gallery li {
  float: left;
  width: 45%;
  margin: 2.5%;
  background-color: #660066;
  color: #bdc3c7;

}

#gallery li a p {
  margin: 0;
  padding: 5%;
  font-size: 0.5 em;
  color: #00ff00;
}





/*******************
Colors
*******************/

/*site body: Black*/
body {
  background-color: #000;
  /*<ul> bullets: Red*/
  color: #FF0000;
}

/*Black/grn header*/
header {
  background: #000;
  border-color: #FF0000;
}

/*nav background: Red*/
nav {
background: #FF0000;
}

/*logo text-RParadise/Red's Place: Green/Red*/
h1 {
  color:#00FF00;
}
h2 {
  color: #FF0000;
}



/*link text: Green*/
a {
  color: #00FF00
}


/*nav link: Green/vBlack*/
nav a {
  color: #00FF00;
}
nav a:visited {
  color: #000;
}

/*nav link-selected/hover: Purple*/
nav a.selected, nav a:hover {
  color:#660066;
}

and my website so far looks like this: http://port-80-g3kjtwtnl3.treehouse-app.com/

2 Answers

Alex Heil
Alex Heil
53,534 Points

hey Red Burke , you have a small issue in your html syntax that is causing this problem. you're using:

class : "social-icon"

while it should be

class="social-icon"

if you change this in your code the 2 icons should show up just fine. hope that helps and have a nice day ;)

Thanks!