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HTML HTML Forms Choosing Options Create a Select Menu

Im wondering If I did something wrong because its telling me to add a submit button inside the form and I thought I did.

I added my button element inside the form element and its not passing me through. Does anyone see what I am not seeing.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset="utf-8">
<title>HTML Forms</title>

<form action="index.html" method="post">
<label for="color">color</label>
<select id="color" name="shirt_color">
<option value="blue">blue</option>
<option value="yellow">yellow</option>
<option value="purple">purple</option>
<option value="red">red</option>
<option value="green">green</option>
<option value="orange">orange</option>
<button type="submit">Place Order></button>
<h1>Shirt Order Form</h1>


3 Answers

Place Order>

You have an extra >

also, you forgot to close your select tag.

I took that out and it. still doesn't work for some reason

you are missing a closing tag for select

Ah wow its always the small things! okay thanks you!