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General Discussion

Where exactly did I go wrong ?

I am going to post 2 things. The index.html file that I have on sublime for the project with Nick and the CSS file for the same. For some reason mine doesn't look the same as his and I wanted to know where I messed up so that I may fix it.

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta charset="utf-8"> <title>Isaiah Thornton | Developer</title> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/normalize.css"> <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Oswald|Slabo+27px|Open+Sans:700italic,800italic,400,700,800' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/main.css"> </head> <body> <header> <a href="Isaiah Thornton site 1" id="logo"> <h1>Isaiah Thornton</h1> <h2>Designer</h2> </a> <nav> <ul> <li><a href="Index.html" class="selected">Portfolio</li> <li><a href="About.html">About</li> <li><a href="contact.html">Contact</li> </ul> </nav> </header> <div id="wrapper"> <section> <ul id="gallery"> <li> <a href="img/numbers-01.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-01.jpg" alt=""> <p>Experimentation with color and texture</p> </a> </li> <li> <a href="img/numbers-02.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-02.jpg" alt=""> <p>Playing with blending mones in photoshop</p> </a> </li> <li> <a href="img/numbers-06.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-06.jpg" alt=""> <p>trying to create an 80's style of glows</p> </a> </li> <li> <a href="img/numbers-09.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-09.jpg" alt=""> <p>drips created photoshop brushes</p> </a> </li> <li> <a href="img/numbers-12.jpg"> <img src="img/numbers-12.jpg" alt=""> <p>creating shapes using repetition</p> </a> </li> </ul> </section> <footer> <a href="http://twitter.com/Zeekthefirst"><img src="img/twitter-wrap.png" alt="Twitter Logo"></a> <a href="http://Facebook.com/IsaiahThornton"><img src="img/facebook-wrap.png" alt="Facebook Logo"></a> <p>© 2015 Isaiah Thornton.</p> </footer> </div> </body> </html>

above is the index.html file and here is the CSS

/*************** GENERAL ****************/

body { font-family: 'Open Sans', sans serif; }

wrapper {

max-width: 940px;
margin: 0 auto;
padding: 0 5%;
}

a { text-decoration: none; }

img { max-width: 100%; }

/********************** HEADING ***********************/

#logo {
    text-align: center;
    margin: 0;
}

h1 {
    font-family: 'Oswald', sans serif;
    margin: 15px 0;
    font-size: 1.75em;
    font-weight: normal;
    line-height: 0.8em;
}

h2{
    font-size: 0.75em;
    margin: -5px 0 0;
    font-weight: normal;
}

/********************** NAVIGATION ***********************/

nav { text-align: center; padding: 10px 0; margin: 20px 0 0; }

/********************** FOOTER ***********************/

footer { font-size: 0.75em; text-align: center; clear: both; padding-top: 50px; color: #ccc; }

/********************** PAGE: PORTFOLIO ***********************/

gallery {

margin: 0;
padding: 0;
lost-style: none;

}

gallery li {

float: left;
width: 45%;
margin: 2.5%;
background-color: #f5f5f5;
color: #bdc3c7;

}

gallery li a p {

margin: 0;
padding: 5%;
font-size: 0.75em;
color: #bdc3c7;

}

/********************** COLORS ************************/

/site body/ body { background-color: #fff; color: #999; }

/green header/ header { background: #6ab47b; border-color: #599a68; }

/* logo text*/ h1,h2 { color: #fff; }

/nav background on mobile/ nav { background: #599a68; }

/nav link/ nav a, nav a:visited { color: #fff; }

/selected nav link/ nav a.selected, nav a:hover { color: #32673f; }

a { color: #6ab47b; }

2 Answers

jason chan
jason chan
31,008 Points

for some commenting you didn't comment it out /* */ if you dont' comment out correctly the script will break.

Are you saying that there aren't enough asterisks? I'm sorry if that's a dumb question but I really am a bit confused?