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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Enhancing the Design With CSS Gradients

Set the second color stop's position to 90%. Then, add the value that sets the gradient direction from bottom to top.

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style.css
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below  */
.main-header{
  background-image: linear-gradient (bottom to top,steelblue,darkslateblue 90%);
}
index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
  </head>
  <body> 
    <header id="top" class="main-header">
      <span class="title">Journey Through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1 class="main-heading">Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
    </header>

        <div class="primary-content">
            <p class="intro">
                Lake Tahoe is one of the most breathtaking attractions located in California. It's home to a number of ski resorts, summer outdoor recreation, and tourist attractions. Snow and skiing are a significant part of the area's reputation.
            </p>
            <a class="callout" href="#more">Find out more</a>
        </div><!-- End .primary-content -->
  </body>
</html>

1 Answer

Jason Anders
MOD
Jason Anders
Treehouse Moderator 145,857 Points

Hi Langelihle Chimanya

You're super close. The error here is the gradient direction. To have it go from "bottom to top", the rule needed is just to top (not bottom to top). Once you fix that up, the rest is great.

Nice work! :) :dizzy: