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Validator found error.

Error: Bad value https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans:400,400italic,700,700italic,800|Exo:800 for attribute href on element link: Illegal character in query: not a URL code point. From line 8, column 5; to line 8, column 140

css">ā†© <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Open+Sans:400,400italic,700,700italic,800|Exo:800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'>ā†© <

Syntax of URL: Any URL. For example: /hello, #canvas, or http://example.org/. Characters should be represented in NFC and spaces should be escaped as %20.

https://validator.w3.org found error. But in tutorial it is same code and there everything is ok. Where is the problem?

1 Answer


Take a look at: https://teamtreehouse.com/community/invalid-html

"The validator is complaining about the | symbol. To get your html to pass change | to %7C"