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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!