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HTML Introduction to HTML and CSS Adding a New Web Page Write the CSS

My CSS isn't linking My H1 is not turning blue.

Please help my lines look good, but title is not turning blue. I continue typing lines hoping I would catch it, but I haven't yet. Please help!


<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Ashley Franklin's Resume</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="resume.css"> </head> <body> <img src="https://placeimg.com/200/200/tech" alt="Ashley Franklin, Web Dev" class="main-image"> <h1>Ashley Franklin, Web Dev</h1> <h2 class-"section-title"> Summary of Qualifications</h2> <ul> <li>Experience as a freelance web developer</li> <li>Experience with HTML, CSS, and Javascript</li> <li>Fullstack Bootamp Certificate</li> </ul> <h2>Education</h2> <h2>Employment</h2> </body> </html>


body { font-family: "Arial"; }

.main-image { border: solid 4px black; border-radius: 50%; }

h1 { background-color: #e2e2e2 padding: 5px; } .section-title { text-transform: uppercase; }

I copied and pasted all of this and my spacing went away. I will post screen shot


1 Answer

Joseph Yhu
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Joseph Yhu
PHP Development Techdegree Graduate 47,171 Points
  1. You forgot a semicolon after background-color: #e2e2e2.
  2. You're only changing the background color, not the text color.
  3. #e2e2e2 is some shade of gray, not blue.

Thank you so much!!