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IMG URLs for contact icons not working.

Hi! I am done with the code for this course but have no icons next to my contact information on the Contact Page. It looked like I had the same code as the instructor when I replayed the videos... The color of the ".contact-info" text is the same as the "url('../img/phone.png')" text in my code:

.contact-info li.phone a { background-image: url('../img/phone.png');

In the video it appeared to be a different color. Everything else is working.


<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Matt Sperr | Artist</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Metamorphous' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/main.css"> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/responsive.css"> <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0"> </head> <body> <header> <a href="index.html" id="logo"> <h1>Matt Sperr</h1> <h2>Artist</h2> </a>
<nav> <ul> <li><a href="index.html">Portfolio</a></li> <li><a href="about.html">About</a></li> <li><a href="contact.html" class="selected">Contact</a></li> </ul> </nav> </header> <div id="wrapper"> <section id="primary"> <h3>General Information</h3> <p>I'm interested in freelance and contract jobs as well as full time opportunities to do front end web work.</p> </section> <section id="secondary"> <h3>Contact Details</h3> <ul class="contact-info"> <li class-"phone"><a href="tel:502-653-0000">502-653-0000</a></li> <li class-"mail"><a href="mailto:mattsperr@ponkyponk.org">mattsperr@ponkyponk.org</a></li> <li class-"twitter"><a href="http://twitter.com/intent/tweet?screen_name=mattsperr">@mattsperr</a></li> </ul> </section> <footer> <a href="http://twitter.com/mattsperr"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo" class="social-icon"></a> <a href="http://facebook.com/mattsperr"><img src="img/facebook-wrap.png" alt="Facebook Logo" class="social-icon"></a> <p>Ā© 2015 Matt Sperr.</p> </footer> </div>


/************ General ************/

body { font-family: 'Open Sans', sans-serif }

wrapper {

max-width: 940px; margin: 0 auto; padding: 0 5%; }

a { text-decoration: none; }

img { max-width: 100%; }

h3 { margin: 0 0 1em 0; }

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

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

logo {

text-align: center; margin: 0; }

hi { font-family: 'Metamorphous', cursive; margin: 15px 0; font-size: 1.75em; font-weight: normal; line-height: 0.8em; }

h2 { font-size: 0.75em; margin: -5px 0 0; font-weight: normal; }

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

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

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

nav li { display: inline-block; }

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

footer { font-size: 0.75em; 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: #f5f5f5; color: #bdc3c7; }

gallery li a p {

margin: 0; padding: 5%; font-size: 0.75em; color: #bdc3c7 }

/************ Page About ************/

.profile-photo { display: block; max-width: 150px; margin: 0 auto 30px; border-radius: 100%; }

/************ Page Contact ************/

.contact-info { list-style: none; padding: 0; margin: 0; font-size: 0.9em; }

.contact-info a { display: block; min-height: 20px; background-repeat: no-repeat; background-size: 20px 20px; padding: 0 0 0 30px; margin: 0 0 10px; }

.contact-info li.phone a { background-image: url('../img/phone.png'); }

.contact-info li.mail a { background-image: url('../img/mail.png'); }

.contact-info li.twitter a { background-image: url('../img/twitter.png'); }

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

/* site body */ body { background-color: #fff; color:#999; }

/* green header */ header { background: #6ab47b; border-color: #599a68; }

/* nav background on mobile */ nav { background: #599a68; }

/* logo text */ h1, h2 { color: #fff; }

/* links */ a { color: #6ab47b; }

/* nav link */ nav a, nav a:visited { color: #fff; }

/* selected nav link */ nav a.selected, nav a:hover { color: #32673f; }

1 Answer

Dennis Skoko
Dennis Skoko
12,860 Points

Its not working because you haven't assigned the classes for the <li> right. If you check the <li> elements under <ul> with the class contact-info you will see you typed a dash instead of a equalsign when assigning the classes for <li>.

So to define a class to an element you type:

 <li class="hello"></li>

Great eye for detail! Works great now! Thanks!