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Irfan Hussain
Irfan Hussain
Courses Plus Student 6,593 Points

Why my banner logo overlap with header...

<!DOCTYPE HTML> <html lang="en-US"> <head> <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0"> <title>Best City Guide</title> <link href='https://fonts.googleapis.com/css?family=Varela+Round' rel='stylesheet' type='text/css'> <link rel="stylesheet" href="normalize.css" /> <link rel="stylesheet" href="style.css" /> </head> <body> <header class="main-header"> <div class="container clearfix"> <h1 class="name"><a href="#"> Best City Guide </a> </h1>

<ul class="main-nav">
    <li><a href="#">ICE CREAM</a></li>
    <li><a href="#">DONUT</a></li>
    <li><a href="#">TEA</a></li>
    <li><a href="#">COFFEE</a></li>


<!-- Start Banner -->
<div class="banner"> 
  <img class="logo" src="img/city-logo.svg" alt="The Best City" >
    <h1 class="headling"> The Best City </h1>
    <span class="tagline">The best drinks and eats in the best city ever.</span>
</div>  <!-- End banner -->

<div class="container clearfix">

    <div class="secondary col">
        <p>Everything in this city is worth waiting in line for.</p>
        <p>Cupcake ipsum dolor sit. Amet chocolate cake gummies jelly beans candy bonbon brownie candy. Gingerbread powder muffin. Icing cotton candy. Croissant icing pie ice cream brownie I love cheesecake cookie. Pastry chocolate pastry jelly croissant.</p>
        <p>Cake sesame snaps sweet tart candy canes tiramisu I love oat cake chocolate bar. Jelly beans pastry brownie sugar plum pastry bear claw tiramisu tootsie roll. Tootsie roll wafer I love chocolate donuts.</p>

</body> </html>

  • { box-sizing: border-box; }

body { font-family: 'Varela Round', sans-serif; color: 3a3a3a; line-height: 1.6; }

a { text-decoration: none; }

h2, h3, a { color: #093a58; }

img { max-width: 100%; }

/***************************************** Main Header *****************************************/

.main-header { padding-top: .5em; padding-bottom: .5em; }

.name { font-size: 1.25em; margin: 0; }

.name a, .main-nav a{ display: block; text-align: center; padding: 10px 15px;


.main-nav a {
    font-size: .95em;
    color: #3acec2;
    text-transform: uppercase;

/***************************************** Banner *****************************************/ .banner { text-align: center; }

.banner { color: #fff; background: #3acec2; padding: 3.2em 0; margin-bottom: 60px;

} .logo { width: 190px; } .headline { margin-bottom: 0; } /***************************************** Responsive Layout *****************************************/

@media (min-width: 750px) {

.main-header {
    position: fixed;
    background: #fff;
    box-shadow: 0 1px 4px rgba(0,0,0,.4);
    width: 100%;
    top: 0;
    z-index: 1000;

.container {
 width: 90%;
 margin: 0 auto;


.name {
    float: left;

.main-nav {
    float: right;

.main-nav li{
    display: inline-block;
    margin-left: 15px;

.clearfix::after {
    content: " ";
    display: table;
    clear: both;


Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,967 Points

When posting code, use the instructions for code formatting in the Markdown Cheatsheet pop-up below the "Add an Answer" area. :arrow_heading_down: ย  Or watch this video on code formatting.

1 Answer

Laura Reivinen
Laura Reivinen
12,520 Points

Hi there! I think your problem might be that since your header has position:fixed, the banner is positioned at the top of the page. The problem is solved if you add margin-top that equals the height of your header to banner class.