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CSS How to Make a Website CSS: Cascading Style Sheets What is CSS?

Some of my code is highlighted in red on my workspace and I can't figure out what I did wrong.

This happened right before I got to the CSS segment of "How to make a website".

11 Answers

You havent closed off your link tag for your stylesheet here on line 3, be sure to close them off with a " :

 <!-- Your current code -->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css> <!-- here you arent closing off the href attribute -->
 <!-- What your code should be-->
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <!-- added closing " -->

Michael Allen for the win! Thanks Michael!

Copy/Paste your code here plz.

Cant post a screenshot like I would want to either. I am at a standstill because nothing is working now.

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Rich Wisner | Musician</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css> <style> footer { color: green; } </style> </head> <body> <header> <a href="index.html"> <h1>Rich Wisner</h1> <h2>Musician</h2> </a> <nav> <ul> <li><a href="index.html">Portfolio</a></li> <li><a href="about.html">About</a></li> <li><a href="contact.html">Contact</a></li> </ul> </nav> </header> <section> <ul> <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> <li> <a href="img/numbers-06.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-06.jpg" alt=""> <p>Trying to create an 80's style of glow.</p> </a> </li>
<li> <a href="img/numbers-09.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-09.jpg" alt=""> <p>Drips created using Photoshop brushes.</p> </a> </li>
<li> <a href="img/numbers-12.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-12.jpg" alt=""> <p>Creating shapes using repetition.</p> </a> </li>

  <a href="http://twitter.com/wizrichner"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo"></a>
  <a href="http://facebook.com/richwisner.7"><img src="img/facebook-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo"></a>
  <p>&copy; 2015 Rich Wisner.</p>


It starts highlighting in red on the 16th line down at the first h1

So I am assuming I did something wrong above that line???

At the first h1. This is even more difficult to explain on here. Is there nowhere that I can post an actual screenshot?

when I preview my workspace and refresh, there are no changes since the area from line 16 down is mostly all highlighted in red.

going to try logging out so that I can reset my workspace.

Caleb Kleveter
Caleb Kleveter
Treehouse Moderator 37,862 Points

Take a screenshot by using the camera on the top right side of the workspace and post the link here in the forum.