Welcome to the Treehouse Community

Want to collaborate on code errors? Have bugs you need feedback on? Looking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project? Get support with fellow developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels here with the Treehouse Community!

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today.

Start your free trial

HTML HTML Basics Getting Started with HTML Lists and Links Challenge

Stuck on lists and link challenge

Keeps telling me that the attribute i used for "pies" is incorrect. ive tried what i thought was the right way and other ways to get around this problem. been stuck on it for too long and i would appreciate any help.

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Lists and Links</title>

    <li><a href="cakes.html">Cakes<a/></li>
    <li><a href="pies.html">Pies</a></li>
    <li><a href="candy.html">Candy</a></li>


1 Answer

Jennifer Nordell
Jennifer Nordell
Treehouse Teacher

Hi there! You're doing great, but you have a typo in the line before it. Your previous link is not closed correctly, so it can't really make it to the next link. Take a look:

<!-- You typed this -->
<li><a href="cakes.html">Cakes<a/></li>

<!-- But you meant to type -->
<li><a href="cakes.html">Cakes</a></li>  

Note the placement of the / in the closing tag. It should come before the a. </a>

Hope this helps! :sparkles:

Makes total sense now. thank you so much!