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CSS Sass Basics Getting Started with Sass Declare and Use Variables

Joshua Igwe
Joshua Igwe
Front End Web Development Techdegree Student 10,329 Points

Using SCASS variable

I have declared an SCSS variable and am attempting to use it in my h1 element. My syntax appears to be correct. Not sure why I am getting a syntax error. I am using curly braces as is necessary. The error has something to do with not using curly braces correctly.

$color-brand: #6a5acd

h1 {
  color: $color-brand;

1 Answer

Jonathan Grieve
Jonathan Grieve
Treehouse Moderator 90,666 Points

You need to close your opening line with a semi colon. SASS is just as unforgiving about semi colons as CSS, I'm afraid. 😊