Element link is missing required attribute property

Rule from html under compatibility category

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The <link> element is missing a required attribute. The resource might fail to load correctly.

How do I fix this ?

At its core the <link> tag should look like the following:

<link href="style.css" rel="stylesheet">

If you are using the tag in your <body> section add property='stylesheet':

<link href="style.css" property='stylesheet' rel="stylesheet">


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