Apply Functional Programming to Convert Strings to URL Slugs- help

Please help. I don’t know what I need to do to pass this challenge. I’m failing this test.

urlSlug(" Winter Is   Coming") should return "winter-is-coming".

And here is my code.

// the global variable
var globalTitle = "Winter Is Coming";

// Add your code below this line
function urlSlug(title) {
 let hyphenStr = title.toLowerCase().split(" ").join("-");
  return hyphenStr;
}
// Add your code above this line

var winterComing = urlSlug(globalTitle); // Should be "winter-is-coming"
console.log(winterComing);

Apply Functional Programming to Convert Strings to URL Slugs

If you have not already checked, put the following console.log statements at the bottom and view your browser’s console to see what your function is actually returning.

console.log('failing test is below');
console.log('function returns');
console.log(urlSlug(" Winter Is   Coming")); // should return "winter-is-coming".
console.log('failing test above');
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Ok thanks I see it creates more hyphens because of the extra white space so I need to remove that.

What I did above is a great way to test out any code and see the results.

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