I have created my navigation bar so that when I hover over the links, the background is pink. However when I do this I see that there is a margin to the left that I am trying to get rid of. I want the pink background to cover the full width of the navigation bar.
This is the link to my code: https://codepen.io/IkeaFlowers/pen/QWqbOGx
Help is greatly appreciated
Since you’ve added that margin / styled it that way, why don’t you just take it away?
Thanks for the reply.
I may have explained my query badly. I didn’t add a margin, but there is a gap to the left when I hover over the links and I’m not sure why.
Then open the dev-tools, inspector tab and look at it
The gap comes from the
Use dev-tool and inspect. There is a margin and it’s what you’ve coded.
@aobarbieri, we try to guide people to solutions rather than giving out answers.
Ops sorry! Thanks for the heads up!
Forgive me for sounding stupid, but what is dev-tool? This is new to me.
It’s not a dumb question. It’s something that browsers have built in that allows developers to test and debug code.
There’s a lot more than I can type. It’s best if you search for something like what is devtools and read up on it. Ask questions on what you don’t understand.
I see you’ve found the cause of the gap and corrected it.
Glad to have helped and good job on finding and correcting your issue.
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