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CSS CSS Layout Basics Controlling Layout with CSS Display Modes CSS Display Modes Challenge

my answer .main-nav, li{ display: inline-block;} ~(make sure you're selecting a list item in main.nav) is my error msg.

question: display list items side by side with a block element that flows with surrounding elements ~ error

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */

header {
  text-align: center;
}
.logo {
  width: 110px;
  margin: auto;
}
.main-nav, li{
  display: inline-block;
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
<head>
    <title>Getting Started with CSS Layout</title>
    <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Varela+Round' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
</head>
    <body>
    <div class="container">
        <header>
            <img class="logo" src="city-logo.svg" alt="logo">
            <ul class="main-nav">
                <li><a href="#">Ice cream</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Donuts</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Tea</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Coffee</a></li>
            </ul>
        </header>
    </div>
    </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Heidi Fryzell
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Heidi Fryzell
Front End Web Development Treehouse Moderator 25,046 Points

Hi Glenn,

You are super close. You don't need the "," in between ".main-nav" and "li".

If you use a comma in between it would select the "main-nav" class and the "li" elements. When you remove the comma it means that you are selecting the "li's" within the "main-nav" like this:

.main-nav li{
  display: inline-block;
}

``

Happy Coding!