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Why does the footer change its pseudo-element?

I see that at the beginning the pseudo-element for footer is footer::before but after everything is combined it is changed to footer::after. I'm confused as to why this change was made.

Dhanish Gajjar
Dhanish Gajjar
20,185 Points

I too have the same question, why does the pseudo-element change from before to after in the footer

5 Answers

Dhanish Gajjar
Dhanish Gajjar
20,185 Points

Cynthia Beilmann Nafis Fuad I reached out to Guil and he said "No reason. It could be either one because the positioning styles will display them the same."

Didn't understand that part bro.

Oh, that's great... thank you

Dakota Nichols
Dakota Nichols
7,054 Points

I know this is a late answer but in this example they remain the same. However, this link might help! https://www.w3schools.com/css/css_pseudo_elements.asp

Leonardo Motta
Leonardo Motta
11,284 Points

What makes it look the same is because we make the ::after element absolute to the relative container, so both ::after and ::before will have the same start point.