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HTML HTML Forms Form Basics Create a Submit Button

My HTML form doesn't show the button

My button doesn't show up. Where did I go wrong in my syntax? It looks exactly the same as the instructor's.

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>HTML Forms</title>
    <form action="index.html" method="post">
      <input type="text" id="name" name="user_name">

      <textarea id="comment" id="comment" name="user_comment">

        <button>Submit Comment</button>



2 Answers

Chase Marchione
Chase Marchione
155,055 Points

You're close! You need to close the textarea tag:

      <textarea id="comment" id="comment" name="user_comment"></textarea>

Thanks CJ