Learn CSS Animation by Building a Ferris Wheel - Step 1

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I keep getting the response:

Your link element should be within your head element.

But my link element IS within my head element…am I missing something?

  **Your code so far**
/* file: index.html */
<!DOCTYPE html>
<html lang="en"></html>
<head>
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<link rel="stylesheet" href="styles.css"/>
  <title>Ferris Wheel</title>
</head>
<body></body>
/* file: styles.css */

  **Your browser information:**

User Agent is: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 10.0; Win64; x64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/104.0.0.0 Safari/537.36

Challenge: Learn CSS Animation by Building a Ferris Wheel - Step 1

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closed out my browser and re-opened and it worked.