I love posts like this. It’s just about adding a little icon to the end of certain links, but it ends up touching on a million things along the way. I think this is an example of why some people find front-end fun and some people rather dislike it.
[attribute]selectors that identify off-site links
- Deliberating on whether it’s OK to use additional HTML within links or not
- Usage of
padding-rightto place icons into placeholder space
- Using custom properties to keep things easier
- Usage of inline SVG versus background SVG