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HTML HTML Basics Going Further with HTML Root-relative Paths

Philipp Henk
Philipp Henk
12,494 Points

the localhost:8000 doesn't display anything

so I started the terminal on my mac and used cd and ls commands to get to the folder where the index.html is in. I have selected the folder called HTML and then typed in the

$ python -m http.server 8000 command for Python 3.

After connecting to the local server i openend the localhost in my browser and nothing shows up - why?

1 Answer

Clayton Perszyk
Clayton Perszyk
Treehouse Moderator 48,723 Points

I would open up developer tools and look at the console and look for an error or look at terminal and see if there is an error.