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CSS Framework Basics Prototyping with Bootstrap Build a Dropdown Menu

Pauline Orr
Pauline Orr
15,321 Points

What am I missing in line 25 for the attributes?

What am I missing with this code? Its asking: "Next, give the a element on line 25 Bootstrap's data attribute for toggling a drop down nav"

Not sure what else it could be looking for.

<!DOCTYPE html>
    <title>Ribbit - A Treehouse Project</title>
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <link href="css/bootstrap.min.css" rel="stylesheet" media="screen">
    <link href="css/bootstrap-theme.min.css" rel="stylesheet" media="screen">

    <!-- Navbar -->
    <div class="navbar navbar-inverse navbar-fixed-top">
      <div class="container">
        <button type="button" class="navbar-toggle" data-toggle="collapse" data-target=".navbar-collapse">
          <span class="icon-bar"></span>
          <span class="icon-bar"></span>
          <span class="icon-bar"></span>
        <a class="navbar-brand text-muted" href="#">Ribbit</a>
        <div class="collapse navbar-collapse">
           <ul class="nav navbar-nav navbar-right">
            <li class="active"><a href="#">Home</a></li>
            <li><a href="#">About Ribbit</a></li>
            <li class="dropdown"> </li>
              <a data-toggle="dropdown" data-target="#">Treehouse<b class="caret"></b></a>
                <li><a href="#">About Treehouse</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Video Library</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Learning Adventures</a></li>
                <li><a href="#">Plans &amp; Pricing</a></li>
    </div><!-- End navbar -->

    <script src="js/jquery.min.js"></script>
    <script src="js/bootstrap.min.js"></script>

3 Answers

This did it for me,

 <li><a href="#">About Ribbit</a></li>
        <li class="dropdown">
          <a data-target="#">Treehouse<b class="caret"></b></a>

This code won't work! All you want to do is, add a attribute 'data-toggle' and then set it's value to 'dropdown'.

<a data-toggle="dropdown" data-target="#">Treehouse<b class="caret"></b></a>
Pauline Orr
Pauline Orr
15,321 Points

Tried that, still no go for me...

Might be an issue with Workspaces :/

Pauline Orr
Pauline Orr
15,321 Points

Finally got it to work- I used your code and added exactly what I have been adding and it worked. Thanks!

Haha Science!