HTML Introduction to HTML and CSS Make It Beautiful With CSS Adding a Style to several Elements using Class

In the CSS file, use the class to give both <a> tags 15px of padding and 10px of margin?

In introduction to html and css Quiz question number3

<!doctype html>
    <title>List Example</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="styles.css">

    <a class="social-links" href="#">Follow me on Twitter!</a>
    <a class="social-links" href="#">Send me an Email!</a>

.social-links a{
  padding: 15px;
  margin: 10px;

3 Answers


It doesn't accept my last, third answer.

My respond is:

.social-links a{ padding: 15px; margin: 10px; }

and boomer says: Don't forget the opening curly brace following the rule's CSS selector!

What's wrong?

Antonio De Rose
Antonio De Rose
20,852 Points
.social-links a{
  padding: 15px;
  margin: 10px;

<!--do you need a child a for social links, this will not be effective with the a inside.-->

Thank you for your response!