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CSS CSS Layout Techniques Positioning Schemes Absolute Centering

pseudo element

In this video, why use a pseudo element to add the background image? Why don't you just style the icon class with a background image?

1 Answer

The video is meant to teach you optional ways to do things, not necessarily the best way to do things. I struggled with some of the steps too, but in the end its very very vital to learning CSS, as well as really knowing the subject matter.