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Python Flask Basics Templates and Static Files Template Inheritance

Flask exercise - not sure what is wrong here

Template inheritance

from flask import Flask
from flask import render_template

app = Flask(__name__)

def index():
    return render_template('index.html')
{% extends "layout.html" %}

{% block title %}Homepage{% endblock %}
{% block content %}
<h1>Smells Like Bakin'!</h1>
<p>Welcome to my bakery web site!</p>
{% endblock %}
<!doctype html>
<head>{% block title %}Smells Like Bakin'{% endblock %}</head>
{% block content %}{% endblock %}

1 Answer

Try keeping <title> and </title> in layout.html instead of deleting them, such as <title>{% block title %}{% endblock %}</title>. Without the <title> and </title>, the contents of the block won't be in a title element and will show up as content on the page rather than as a page title.