I need help on Html-css learn CSS by building colored markers on step 18

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  **Your code so far**
/* file: index.html */
<!DOCTYPE html>
  <meta charset="utf-8">
  <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
  <title>Colored Markers</title>
  <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="styles.css">
  <h1>CSS Color Markers</h1>
  <div class="container">
    <div class="marker one">
    <div class="marker">
    <div class="marker">
/* file: styles.css */
h1 {
text-align: center;

.marker {
width: 200px;
height: 25px;
margin: 10px auto;

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

Challenge: Step 18

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Thanks for your reply. I am comfusing on word"target", ask for targets the class one and set its background-color property to red .

and my code is class{background-color:red;

I have no idea for how to code by target! thanks a lot for your help!

if we want to target an element by class, we use the class of the element and we add a dot before it.
for example in Html we have a span with class ‘onenumber’.

<span class="numberone">Text</span>

if we want to target that span element with the class , in css we use the same class of the span and we add a dot before it but without any space between them.

.numberone {
color: red;

Hi, the css code you need to pass this step is,

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Hi Eaelax, thanks for your help, it’s figured out!:slight_smile: thank you.

thanks for your help. : )

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