JSON author tag not being read by repl

Tell us what’s happening:
Getting error:
“package.json should have a valid “author” key”

Browser is Edge

Below is JSON code:

  "author": "Ryan Rammell",
	"name": "fcc-learn-npm-package-json",
	"dependencies": {
		"express": "^4.14.0"
	"main": "server.js",
	"scripts": {
		"start": "node server.js"
	"repository": {
		"type": "git",
		"url": "url"

I made sure to paste correct URL.

  • What more Do I need to do?

Your project link(s)

solution: https://replit.com/@diggerydoo68/boilerplate-npm

Your browser information:

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/96.0.4664.110 Safari/537.36 Edg/96.0.1054.57

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

Link to the challenge:

I’ve edited your post for readability. When you enter a code block into a forum post, please precede it with a separate line of three backticks and follow it with a separate line of three backticks to make it easier to read.

You can also use the “preformatted text” tool in the editor (</>) to add backticks around text.

See this post to find the backtick on your keyboard.
Note: Backticks (`) are not single quotes (’).

Are you submitting the live url?

Yes. This is the url I have:

Do I need to be a part of hacker plan in order to do this?

Looks like It was my computer. I tried a different machine and it worked without issue. Just so people are clear It might be your work computer. Try using your personal device instead.

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