The forums ran from 2008-2020 and are now closed and viewable here as an archive.
Home › Forums › CSS › list content image and more server requests › Re: list content image and more server requests
You could give each li a unique id and then put a background on them that way. And you could use a sprite to make sure only one file is being downloaded.
Frontend Masters is the best place to get it. They have courses on all the most important front-end technologies, from React to CSS, from Vue to D3, and beyond with Node.js and Full Stack.