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CSS How to Make a Website Customizing Colors and Fonts Add Fonts

COURTNEY KLASSEN
COURTNEY KLASSEN
431 Points

Unable to apply my font to the first level headline using font-family while including a sans-serif fallback.

Any suggestions?

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <title>Nick Pettit | Designer</title>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css">
    <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Dancing+Script:400,700' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>
    <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/main.css">
  </head>
  <body>
    <header>
      <a href="index.html" id="logo">
        <h1>Nick Pettit</h1>
        <h2>Designer</h2>
      </a>
      <nav>
        <ul>
          <li><a href="index.html" class="selected">Portfolio</a></li>
          <li><a href="about.html">About</a></li>
          <li><a href="contact.html">Contact</a></li>
        </ul>
      </nav>
    </header>
    <div id="wrapper">
      <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 glows.</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>
        </ul>
      </section>
      <footer>
        <a href="http://twitter.com/nickrp"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo"></a>
        <a href="http://facebook.com/nickpettit"><img src="img/facebook-wrap.png" alt="Facebook Logo"></a>
        <p>&copy; 2014 Nick Pettit.</p>
      </footer>
    </div>
  </body>
</html>
css/main.css
a {
  text-decoration: none;
}

#wrapper {
  max-width: 940px;
  margin: 0 auto;
}

#logo {
  text-align: center;
  margin: 0;
}

h1 { 
  color: #fff;
  font-family: 'DancingScript'. sans-serif;
}

nav a {
  color: #fff;
}

nav a:hover {
  color: #32673f;
}

4 Answers

Samuel Glister
Samuel Glister
12,471 Points

Hi Courtney,

Had a look at your CSS, try using a comma between the ('DancingScript'. sans-serif;)

Should look like 'DancingScript', sans-serif;

Hope this helps :)

I think after your DancingScript, you need to put a comma instead of a full stop since that will mean a different syntax

COURTNEY KLASSEN
COURTNEY KLASSEN
431 Points

Thank you both for the quick response. :)

I tried the comma but unfortunately that did not resolve it.

COURTNEY KLASSEN
COURTNEY KLASSEN
431 Points

Nevermind.. it worked the second time! :)

Thank You!

Samuel Glister
Samuel Glister
12,471 Points

No problem Courtney - would you mind flagging my answer as a best answer please.

Thanks