FAQ: Learn HTML - Intro to HTML - Attributes

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I am trying to do the exercise for Attributes. I need to see the correct code beccause I just can’t figure it out. Can you help?

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you can get the code? I am personally not a fan of this feature, but after submitting faulty code enough times a button appears from which you can get the code. I usually do explanations.

that is the issue, you get the “get solution” button but your code does not change and you only see ticks that it has been completed.

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I am not able to understand what is the use of the id and division tags

Do you need to use the id tag to close a division

id tag? You mean id attribute? This one:

?

if you mean id attribute, then the answer is: no

So, I understand the attributes feature to div tags. Is the only purpose of adding an attribute to div tags to differentiate divs from each other for styling them in CSS?

css does positioning as well, any decent website has a lot of div tags for a good layout