troubleshooting Question

Background image inside a tag

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PanosFlag for Germany asked on
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Hello experts.
I need help to position a background image (in this case a ui framework icon ) on the left of a text .
The result must look like the image.

Any help?
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/loose.dtd">
<html>
<head>
<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8">
<title>Untitled Document</title>
<style type="text/css">
.ui-icon-custom-link {background-image:url(js/ui/development-bundle/themes/ui-lightness/images/ui-icons_ef8c08_256x240.png);background-repeat:no-repeat; overflow:hidden; text-indent:-99999px; display:inline;width: 16px; height: 16px;position: absolute;margin: 0 10px 0 0;}
.ui-icon-triangle-1-e { background-position: -32px -16px; }
.linksblack a,linksblack a:visited{text-decoration:underline;color:#171717;font-size:12px;}
.linksblack a:hover{text-decoration:underline;color:#c77405;}
</style>
</head>

<body>
<div class="linksblack">
  <a href="#"><span class="ui-icon-custom-link ui-icon-triangle-1-e"></span>testlink</a>
</div>
</body>
</html>
test.gif
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