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CSS CSS Foundations Selectors Basic Attribute Selectors

Gina Bégin
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Gina Bégin
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RE: 1st Challenge Task for the CSS "Selectors" tutorial

In the Challenge Task for the CSS "Selectors" tutorial, we are asked to "Create an attribute selector that will target <a> elements with a title attribute. Add a color property with the value darkred."

I tried

a [title] {
  color: darkred;
}
a [class="title"] {
  color: darkred;
}

and finally:

a [class=title] {
  color: darkred;
}

None of these worked (probably obviously...but I can't see what I'm missing!). What's the solution?

Thank you!

3 Answers

Hi Gina,

Your 1st one is what you want except you need to remove the space in the selector a[title]

With a space between the two you're creating a descendant selector.

Try without the space after the anchor element.

You're welcome