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Why am I having a problem with 1 thing in my theme (8 posts)

  1. vepnav
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Anyone viewing my blog from firefox or opera web browsers, they get a grey background, however using internet explorer, my blog looks great and fully functioning...

    http://www.Genoflux.com

    Thats the link for my blog :/

  2. moshu
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I'd try to validate the site:
    http://validator.w3.org/check?verbose=1&uri=http%3A//www.genoflux.com/Windwalker/
    too many errors to be sure where the problem is but unclosed divs definitely are a big no-no :)

  3. vepnav
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Holly Mother of god.

    all these errors....

    Cant I do anything about it?

    I just transfered all of my posts from my blogger.com account to my new hosted wordpress account..

  4. moshu
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    You can just go one error at a time :)
    When on the validation page check the Show Source box and hit Revalidate. After that every line number in the error description will be a link that would take you to the line in the source where the error is. It's much easier to detect where the problems are :)

  5. vepnav
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I will work on finding this one stupid (or few if they exist) line of code. Soon as I have it killed, wow that would be an accomplishment I guess.

    Edit: I did what you told me, all I can see is errors that come from posts that I have made in the past, probably me importing posts from blogger.com to wordpress directory was the cause.

    the theme itself is totally valid, which strucks me.

  6. vepnav
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I just found out that the error lies somewhere in here, but it looks great to me, anyone thinks I missed a tiny thing that ruined what the site looks like for me?

    ====================================

    <h2 class="hr"><?php _e('Currently in (Country):'); ?></h2>

      <div align="center"><img src="http://img159.imageshack.us/img159/3544/ok5xt8nf.gif">

    </div>

    <h2 class="hr"><?php _e('No. of Visitors'); ?></h2>

    </div>

    <h2 class="hr"><?php _e('Credits Goes to:'); ?></h2>

    <?php } ?>
    </div>
    </div>
    </div>
    <? } // End Sidebar Menu ?>

    <? // Begin Footer ?>
    <hr class="hide" />
    <div id="footer">

    <img src="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_directory'); ?>/img/hat.gif" alt="" />

    Genoflux: A World of Wonders

    <img src="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_directory'); ?>/img/w3c-dave.gif" alt="Valid XHTML 1.1" />
    <img src="<?php bloginfo('stylesheet_directory'); ?>/img/w3c-css-dave.gif" alt="Valid CSS" />

    </div>
    <? // End Footer ?>

    </body>
    </html>

  7. moshu
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    1. Don't post long code here - moderators don't like it ;)
    (next time use http://pastebin.com or a similar service).
    2. in XHTML (do your homework and read about it) every img code has to be closed with /> and a space before it.
    3. There is a font tag in the code above that is not closed etc.
    Just do what I said, go line by line. There is no shortcut.
    One line - correct, save.
    Next line, correct, save. Error and trial. That's the way we all learned...

  8. vepnav
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    sorry about long codes. first time for me to use this service. my mistake I didnt read the stickies and the terms of service of this forum.

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