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JavaScript JavaScript Basics (Retired) Introducing JavaScript Link to an External Script

Alistair Murphy
Alistair Murphy
743 Points

What is my mistake?

Kinda new to coding and stuck, yeah i know, noob. it says task one is no longer passing yet after i try it it pops up saying "yay i did it" in an alert box above the page. making me think yeah this is right ? ...no?

  <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8">
  <title>JavaScript Basics</title>
<script src="shout.js"></script>
   alert ("I DID IT!");

1 Answer

Chris Lawton
Chris Lawton
10,372 Points

You're really close!

Just move

alert ("I DID IT!");

in to the shout.js file (it's the tab next to index.html) and then delete the empty <script></script> tag from index.html