Cat photo step 14

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the target attributes i used are not working around my value _blank
Your code so far

<html>
  <body>
    <main>
      <h1>CatPhotoApp</h1>
      <h2>Cat Photos</h2>
      <!-- TODO: Add link to cat photos -->

<!-- User Editable Region -->

      <p>See more <a _blank href="https://freecatphotoapp.com">cat photos</a> in our gallery.</p>

<!-- User Editable Region -->

      <img src="https://cdn.freecodecamp.org/curriculum/cat-photo-app/relaxing-cat.jpg" alt="A cute orange cat lying on its back.">
    </main>
  </body>
</html>

Your browser information:

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/116.0.0.0 Safari/537.36

Challenge: Learn HTML by Building a Cat Photo App - Step 14

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Add the ‘target’ attribute to equel your ‘_blank’ value so that your link opens up in a new tag.
Ex:

<a href="" target="_blank">Link</a>

Hope this helps.

I assume you are speaking about step 14, after the opening anchor tag you need to put the target attribute assigned with value _blank, then followed by the href attribute

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sorry had to copy and paste my reply as I was answering your last post you deleted

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oh the “target” was the input i thought the “target attribute” represented a set of <> but attribute is what represents <>.?

yes that was helpful i noticed i wasnt placing “target=” in my code

is it necessary for the target attribute to be quoted?

An attribute is a keyword that goes in your elements opening tag and affects the elements behaviour but does not affect the look of your webpage. Those <> are tags.

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I think its always better to quote your values to prevent errors.

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The actual attribute does not need to be around quotes, but the values for attributes must always be in quotes

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