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333 points
52c6ff4e282ae35834000243_377561390
Submitted by
KFU
almost 4 years ago

background image displays as white... not my image...

I've inserted my image URL as per instructions, but nothing renders. I've even moved it away from dropbox so that it's not a https url, it's now totally public. But still can't seem to make it display... help please! :)

Link to screenshot of my HTML & CSS tags..
https://www.dropbox.com/s/zypn7v2rblly91b/Screenshot%202014-01-03%2011.51.21.png


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I don't have one either. So I look forward o the answer that you get.

331 points
52da8a9b8c1cccfa18002101_442490564
Submitted by
estrellaetoile
almost 4 years ago


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Kylie, you wrote

instead of
)
after background-color:("https.....
Maybe that's the mistake?

I have the same problem: with the change of the background-color my page turns white and there's no image. I tried a few other images and 3 browser so far. What did I miss?

<!DOCTYPE html>


body {
text-align: center;
background-color: url("https://codecademy-content.s3.amazonaws.com/courses/web-beginner-en-3pc6w/images/splash.jpg");
color: white;
font-family: Helvetica;
}




Susanne Niemann
Yeah Codeacademy...

856 points
52cd194f631fe9012200105f_470525668
Submitted by
Susanne
over 3 years ago

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52cd194f631fe9012200105f_470525668 Susanne over 3 years ago

Oh, and the URL of the splash.jpg doesn't work, I get a 403.