Welcome to the Treehouse Community

The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.

JavaScript JavaScript Basics Hello, JavaScript! Write JavaScript Statements

it alerts when i run it but the test still says i'm not alerting

Not quite sure where i screwed up in my alert('I am Programming');

    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
    <script src = "app.js"></script>
console.log("Begin program");
alert('I am Programming');
Adam Duffield
Adam Duffield
30,493 Points

Treehouse tasks are often very picky about having exactly what they tell you too, as is the case in a day to day development role. Is the alert message missing say, a full stop of exclamation mark?

Best of luck, Adam

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
216,057 Points

The challenge is looking for a very specific message, and you left off the punctuation!

alert('I am Programming!');