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CSS CSS Basics (2014) Basic Selectors ID and Class Selectors

Still not getting it

Target class as main header change background color.

<!DOCTYPE html>
  <header class = main-header> 
   .main-header {
    background-color: orange;
       <title>Lake Tahoe</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="page.css">
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css">
      <span>Journey through the Sierra Nevada Mountains</span>
      <h1>Lake Tahoe, California</h1>
      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.
    <a href="#">Find out more</a>
      <h2>Check out all the Wildlife</h2>
        As spawning season approaches, the fish acquire a humpback and protuberant jaw. After spawning, they die and their carcasses provide a feast for gatherings of mink, bears, and Bald eagles.
      <a href="#">See the Wildlife</a>
/* Complete the challenge by writing CSS below */
 <header class = main-header> 
   .main-header {
    background-color: orange;

1 Answer

Some hints

  • The header is in the body. You modified the head element
  • The class name should be enclosed in quotes
  • This .main-header { background-color: orange; } should be removed from index.html
  • This <header class = main-header> should be removed from style.css. Your code after this styles the correct element.