Welcome to the Treehouse Community

The Treehouse Community is a meeting place for developers, designers, and programmers of all backgrounds and skill levels to get support. Collaborate here on code errors or bugs that you need feedback on, or asking for an extra set of eyes on your latest project. Join thousands of Treehouse students and alumni in the community today. (Note: Only Treehouse students can comment or ask questions, but non-students are welcome to browse our conversations.)

Looking to learn something new?

Treehouse offers a seven day free trial for new students. Get access to thousands of hours of content and a supportive community. Start your free trial today.

HTML Introduction to HTML and CSS Adding a New Web Page Test: Write and Style an Element

Carol Cole
Carol Cole
406 Points

why is this incorrect

<!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> </head> <bodyyY> </bodyY> </html>

index.html
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html>
  <head>
  </head>
  <bodyyY> 
   </bodyY>
</html>

1 Answer

The error message should help: Bummer: You need a <body> element following your <head> element.

You need <body> and </body> tags instead of <bodyyY> and </bodyY>