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HTML HTML Basics Images, Text and Links Text Level Elements Challenge

Use the element that displays text in italic to add emphasis to the words "HTML Basics".

i used <em> tag</em> to italicize

<!DOCTYPE html> 
    <title>HTML Text</title>
    <p>Mike's favorite course is 
      <em>HTML Basics</em>
      <strong><br><em> Mike T. Frog</em></strong></br>
      100 Lilypad Way<br>
      Portland, OR 97227

2 Answers

Hie Munashe.

To italicize text in HTML we use <i> Your text </i> . em is used as a unit of measurement.

Hope this helps.

Enjoy coding.


Jonathan Grieve
Jonathan Grieve
Treehouse Moderator 90,845 Points

That's not quite true. The <em> element is used in HTML5 to stress emphasis on its content which appears in italics.

Take out the use of <em> where you've used it in the second paragraph. That's not needed and is probably why the code challenge is failing. Good luck! :-)