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HTML How to Make a Website Responsive Web Design and Testing Website Testing

Shen Jasmine
Shen Jasmine
1,313 Points

It seems that the font I am using is not correct

Error: Bad value https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Changa+One|Open+Sans:400,400italic,700,700italic,800 for attribute href on element link: Illegal character in query: | is not allowed. From line 7, column 11; to line 7, column 149 <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Changa+One|Open+Sans:400,400italic,700,700italic,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'><!--in

3 Answers

Hi Shen,

Can you paste the code from the head of the site you are doing?

Shen Jasmine
Shen Jasmine
1,313 Points

Hi Mark,

I do, but I don't understand why the "|" is not allowed? attribute href on element link: Illegal character in query: | is not allowed.

Thank you for replying

Can you paste the head of the site? I tried the code above and it works fine for me on my wordpress site.

Shen Jasmine
Shen Jasmine
1,313 Points

<head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Jasmine Shen | Artist </title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <!--to reset the layout--> <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Changa+One|Open+Sans:400,400italic,700,700italic,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'><!--in here--> <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>

Oh sorry you mean this? ^^' It actually works well for me too, but I was wondering why the Html Validator detected this as an Error Bad value?

Ahh ok, makes more sense now.

it is because the url ineeds to encode the | so the validator flags it ( %7C ) replacing any | with %7C will allow it to pass the check.

<link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Changa+One%7COpen+Sans:400,400italic,700,700italic,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
Shen Jasmine
Shen Jasmine
1,313 Points

Aah it works now! Thank you very much! :D

Charlie Figueroa
Charlie Figueroa
2,043 Points

Here's my code:

      ```html

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Charlie Figueroa | Junior Developer</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Cinzel:400,700,900|Anton|Courgette|Orbitron|Kaushan+Script|Sigmar+One|Bangers|Permanent+Marker' 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>Charlie Figueroa</h1> <h2>Junior Developer</h2> </a> <nav> <ul> <li><a href="index.html">Portfolio</a></li> <li><a href="about.html" class="selected">About</a></li> <li><a href="contact.html">Contact</a></li> </ul> </nav> </header> <div id="pix"> <section> <img src="img/Charlie.jpg" alt="Photo of Charlie Fig" class= "profile-photo"> <h3>About</h3> <p>Hello, I'm Charlie Fig! I am Junior Developer ready to spread my wings. My fundamental aspiration is to remain versatile and to continue to work well with teams. In my pursuit to be flexible, I have taken the time to learn Front-End Development, Android Development, and Web Developmen. I am still a newbie, but hopefully this portfolio shows my potential and ability.</p> <p>If you want to follow me on Twitter, my handle is <a href="https://twitter.com/?lang=en">@FigCharlie</a>.</p> </section> <footer> <a href="https://twitter.com/?lang=en"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo" class="social-icon"></a> <a href="http://facebook.com"><img src="img/facebook-wrap.png" alt="Facebook Logo" class="social-icon"></a> <p>© 2016 Charlie Figueroa.</p> </footer> </div> </body>
</html>

      ```

Hi Charlie,

Please see the above (you have the same issue as above) and go through it one issue at a time. It makes it a lot easier to pick it apart.

For example - The align attribute on the p element is obsolete. Use CSS instead. From line 45, column 17; to line 45, column 34 <p align="center">

Tells you the issue that needs to be corrected and how you should correct it.

Charlie Figueroa
Charlie Figueroa
2,043 Points

Mine has a lot errors. Can you please help.

Warning: This document appears to be written in English. Consider adding lang="en" (or variant) to the html start tag. From line 2, column 16; to line 3, column 6 TYPE html>↩<html>↩ <he For further guidance, consult Declaring the overall language of a page and Choosing language tags. If the HTML checker has misidentified the language of this document, please file an issue report or send e-mail to report the problem. Error: Bad value https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Cinzel:400,700,900|Anton|Courgette|Orbitron|Kaushan+Script|Sigmar+One|Bangers|Permanent+Marker for attribute href on element link: Illegal character in query: | is not allowed. From line 8, column 5; to line 8, column 185 css">↩ <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Cinzel:400,700,900|Anton|Courgette|Orbitron|Kaushan+Script|Sigmar+One|Bangers|Permanent+Marker' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>↩ < Syntax of URL: Any URL. For example: /hello, #canvas, or http://example.org/. Characters should be represented in NFC and spaces should be escaped as %20. Common non-alphanumeric characters other than ! $ & ' ( ) * + - . / : ; = ? @ _ ~ generally must be percent-encoded. For example, the pipe character (|) must be encoded as %7C. Error: The align attribute on the p element is obsolete. Use CSS instead. From line 33, column 17; to line 33, column 34 <p align="center">Inspir Error: The align attribute on the p element is obsolete. Use CSS instead. From line 39, column 17; to line 39, column 34 <p align="center">Playin Error: Bad value img/T-Shirt Designs_CharlieFig_3.png for attribute href on element a: Illegal character in path segment: space is not allowed. From line 43, column 15; to line 43, column 61 <a href="img/T-Shirt Designs_CharlieFig_3.png">↩
Syntax of URL: Any URL. For example: /hello, #canvas, or http://example.org/. Characters should be represented in NFC and spaces should be escaped as %20. Common non-alphanumeric characters other than ! $ & ' ( ) * + - . / : ; = ? @ _ ~ generally must be percent-encoded. For example, the pipe character (|) must be encoded as %7C. Error: Bad value img/T-Shirt Designs_CharlieFig_3.png for attribute src on element img: Illegal character in path segment: space is not allowed. From line 44, column 17; to line 44, column 71 <img src="img/T-Shirt Designs_CharlieFig_3.png" alt="">↩
Syntax of URL: Any URL. For example: /hello, #canvas, or http://example.org/. Characters should be represented in NFC and spaces should be escaped as %20. Common non-alphanumeric characters other than ! $ & ' ( ) * + - . / : ; = ? @ _ ~ generally must be percent-encoded. For example, the pipe character (|) must be encoded as %7C. Error: The align attribute on the p element is obsolete. Use CSS instead. From line 45, column 17; to line 45, column 34 <p align="center">A few Error: The align attribute on the p element is obsolete. Use CSS instead. From line 51, column 17; to line 51, column 34 <p align="center">Drips Error: The align attribute on the p element is obsolete. Use CSS instead. From line 57, column 17; to line 57, column 34 <p align="center">Creati Warning: Section lacks heading. Consider using h2-h6 elements to add identifying headings to all sections. From line 28, column 7; to line 28, column 15 x">↩ <section>↩