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CSS CSS Selectors Selectors - Beyond the Basics Child, Adjacent, and General Sibling Combinators

why does my login button follow the adjacent sibling/or child when i only want the reset button to follow suit.

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <title>Selectors</title> <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1"> <link href='http://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Nunito:400,300' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/base-style.css"> <link rel="stylesheet" href="css/selectors.css"> </head> <body> <div id="container"> <form class="form-contact br"> <h1>Contact</h1>

      <label for="name">Name:</label> 
      <input type="text" id="name">

    <label for="email">Email:</label>
    <input type="email" id="email" placeholder="email@website.com">

    <label for="msg">Message:</label>
    <textarea id="msg" rows="7"></textarea>

      <input class="btn inln default" type="submit" value="Submit">
      <input class="btn inln error" type="reset" value="Reset"> 
    </form>

    <hr>
    <img class="avatar rounded"src="img/avatar.png" alt="Mountains">

    <form class="form-login">
        <label for="username">Username:</label> 
        <input type="text" id="username">

        <label for="password">Password:</label>
        <input class="btn" type="password" id="password">

        <input class="btn default" type="submit" value="Login">
  <a href="#" target="_blank">Forgot your password?</a> 
    </form>
</div>

</body> </html>

/* Attribute Selectors ------------- */ .form-contact{ padding: 20px 24px; background: #f4f7f8; }

container {

max-width: 500px; margin: auto; } input[type="email"]{ background: #fdfee6; }

a[target="_blank"]{ color: #39add1; text-decoration: none; border-bottom: 1px dotted;

}/* Dry classes ------------- */ .br{ border-radius: .5em; } .avatar{ display: block; margin: 0 auto 2em; }

.rounded{ border-radius: 50%; } .btn{ cursor: pointer; font-size: .875em; font-weight: 400; color: #fff; padding-left: 20px; padding-right: 20px; text-transform: uppercase; } .btn:hoover{ opacity: .75; } .default{ background-color: #52bab3; }

.error{ background-color: #ff784f; } @media (min-width: 769px) { .inln{ width: auto; display: inline-block; } .btn + .btn { margin-left: 20px; } } /* combinators ------------- */

form > a { font-size: .7em;

} h1 ~ label { background: tomato; color: white; padding: 5px; }

1 Answer

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,788 Points

Are you asking about line wrapping?

You have a maximum-width constraint on the #container element, so several items are wrapping around to the next lines. Is that what you mean? If not, I may have misunderstood the question — please describe the issue in a little more detail.

Also, when posting code, be sure to use the instructions for code formatting in the Markdown Cheatsheet pop-up below the "Add an Answer" area. :arrow_heading_down: