How to have a valid "author" key

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I am running a project on the Freecodecamp replit boilerplate but when I paste the solution link into Freecodecamp it keeps giving me an error.

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package.json should have a valid “author” key

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Challenge: How to Use package.json, the Core of Any Node.js Project or npm Package

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Do you have your Replit app running, before you submit?

I am getting an error ` Updating package configuration

package.json: invalid character ‘}’ looking for beginning of object key string Package operation failed`

If you click the Run button for your project, you will see an error in the console. It is telling you that your JSON is invalid. You have added an extra character before the final } that should not be there.

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