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My HTML5 tags are not working.

  • # June 19, 2012 at 3:25 pm

    I have html5 tags such as…

    They are not working. Selecting them with developer tools. No CSS is seen. I’m on a wordpress site.

    I have < !DOCTYPE html>

    # June 19, 2012 at 3:50 pm

    Could be anything! Wrong CSS path, code error, you name it. We wouldn’t be able to help unless you give us a link to your site so we can check it.

    Also, http://css-tricks.com/how-to-ask-a-good-question-in-the-forums/

    # June 19, 2012 at 4:16 pm

    Look at the header.

    http://homerunlogo.com/test/sample-page

    # June 19, 2012 at 4:20 pm

    The CSS styles for

    (as they are written in style.css) are definitely applied, this is what I see:

    header {
    display: block;
    border: solid thin blue;
    background-image: url(images/header.jpg);
    height: 206px;
    background-repeat: no-repeat;
    width: 900px;
    background-position: top center;
    }

    However the styles you described for #nav-menu and #nav are not, because you did not give any element the id “nav-menu” or “nav”. Perhaps you meant nav instead of #nav?

    # June 19, 2012 at 4:26 pm

    I beg to differ…I’m not seeing any of those on screen.

    i think the stylesheet is mislinked.

    # June 19, 2012 at 4:28 pm

    Stylesheet is linked though: http://homerunlogo.com/test/wp-content/themes/CustomAaron/style.css does not lead to an error page.

    # June 19, 2012 at 4:34 pm

    i know where it’s linked to but the bg image isn’t coming through nor is the blue border…at least in Chrome.

    # June 19, 2012 at 4:36 pm

    On the other hand

    is not linked in the head

    # June 19, 2012 at 7:28 pm

    The (IMHO, utterly useless) reset comes after the header styles in the stylesheet.

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