Good day DEV community,
I want to share something that grabbed my curiosity. I was working on a project for freecodecamp.com and testing how it looked in Firefox when I noticed that the alternative text was being displayed in place of the Twitter icon. I thought it was odd since it was working fine in the other browsers. Anyway I google searched for another source for the Twitter logo thinking, maybe it’s an image format compatibility issue. While I’m still not sure what’s causing the problem, I think the icon I’m using now looks better than the original one I was using, so I’m happy with that. Now for the item that got my curiosity, the alternative text. I started to wonder if it could be styled and discovered that, YES, it can!
Just to be clear, this is nothing new. I just recently learned about this trick and while it does have its limitations, it’s still pretty cool as you can see in the Codepen I have below:
For more information, follow the Google search link below: