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Practice selecting elements = exercise. I can't solve it.
Hello, unhappily I can't solve this ex. and there is not any hint option there. I'd love to get some help to solve it. Thank you!
let navigationLinks; let galleryLinks; let footerImages;
<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Nick Pettit | Designer</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Changa+One|Open+Sans:400italic,700italic,400,700,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/main.css"> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/responsive.css"> <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0"> </head> <body> <header> <a href="index.html" id="logo"> <h1>Nick Pettit</h1> <h2>Designer</h2> </a> <nav> <ul> <li><a href="index.html" class="selected">Portfolio</a></li> <li><a href="about.html">About</a></li> <li><a href="contact.html">Contact</a></li> </ul> </nav> </header> <div id="wrapper"> <section> <ul id="gallery"> <li> <a href="img/numbers-01.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-01.jpg" alt=""> <p>Experimentation with color and texture.</p> </a> </li> <li> <a href="img/numbers-02.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-02.jpg" alt=""> <p>Playing with blending modes in Photoshop.</p> </a> </li> </ul> </section> <footer> <a href="http://twitter.com/nickrp"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo" class="social-icon"></a> <a href="http://facebook.com/nickpettit"><img src="img/facebook-wrap.png" alt="Facebook Logo" class="social-icon"></a> <p>© 2016 Nick Pettit.</p> </footer> </div> <script src="js/app.js"></script> </body> </html>
Heidi FryzellFront End Web Development Treehouse Moderator 25,046 Points
The directions ask you to select "select all links inside the <nav> element and assign them to the variable navigationLinks:
You will need to use:
"All", because you want to select multiple links not just one.
Then to target the the links inside navigation you need to use descendent selectors to select the <nav> then go down to the <li> then "descend down to the <a> elements which are the links.
If you still can't figure it out let me know and I will give you more clues or the answer if you really want it. 😉
Hi Heidi, thank you for your answer. My mistake was that I wrote:
I don't really know why the
('nav li') version doesn't work while a
li element include an
Thank you very much for your help. yaakov