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Python Flask Basics Templates and Static Files Template Inheritance

thomas zidar
thomas zidar
155 Points

Please check answer. I'm not sure how it's wrong

How is this wrong?

flask_app.py
from flask import Flask
from flask import render_template

app = Flask(__name__)


@app.route('/')
def index():
    return render_template('index.html')
templates/index.html
<!doctype html>
<html>
<head><title>Homepage</title></head>
<body>
<h1>Smells Like Bakin'!</h1>
<p>Welcome to my bakery web site!</p>
</body>
</html>
templates/layout.html
<!doctype html>
<html>
<head>{ % block title %}<title> Smells Like Bakin'</title> {% endblock %}</head>
<body>
{% block content%}{% endblock %}
</body>
</html>

1 Answer

Mark Sebeck
MOD
Mark Sebeck
Treehouse Moderator 33,545 Points

Hello Thomas. First your Title Block needs to be inside you title tags. Second make sure you don't have extra spaces but do have a space between block content and the %

{% block content %}{% endblock %}