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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Understanding Values and Units Pixels and Percentages

My code says make sure your setting 'font-size' to 26 pixels. But my code has font-size spelled correctly.

My stylesheet looks like this span .title{ font-size: 26px; }

style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
span .title {
  font-size: 26px;
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
  </head>
  <body>
    <div class="container">
      <header>
        <span class="title">Journey through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
        <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
      </header>
      <div class="main-content">
        <p>
          Lake Tahoe is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in California. It's home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's reputation.
        </p>
        <a href="#">Find out more</a>
        <h2>Check out all the Wildlife</h2>
        <p>
          As spawning season approaches, the fish acquire a humpback and protuberant jaw. After spawning, they die and their carcasses provide a feast for gatherings of mink, bears, and Bald eagles.
        </p>
        <a href="#">See the Wildlife</a>
      </div>
    </div>
  </body>
</html>

2 Answers

Stuart Wright
Stuart Wright
41,102 Points

Very close - your selector should be:

span.title

rather than

span .title

The first one (with no space) means "target span elements with class 'title'", the second one (with a space) means "target all elements with class 'title' inside span elements".

Ok thank you