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HTML How to Make a Website HTML First Use HTML Elements

What is wrong?

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index.html
<DOCTYPE html>

I need to write a html doctype

3 Answers

Devin Scheu
Devin Scheu
66,191 Points

You need an explanation mark before doctype and html to be capitalized like this:

<!DOCTYPE HTML>

Capitalization of html is not necessary. But I agree, You are missing "!" before doctype.

Devin Scheu
Devin Scheu
66,191 Points

It's good html practice though.

Thanks. huge failier of me

Devin Scheu
Devin Scheu
66,191 Points

Make sure you check best answer below my comment!