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Posted on 2013-10-24
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This question is a follow up to this question:

http://www.experts-exchange.com/Web_Development/Web_Languages-Standards/CSS/Q_28276648.html

I want to place this image
http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7446/10466150066_1c6b3cac4d_o.png

Inside of my buttons to the left of the word "button"
I want the picture to be above the gradient background color.

This is my code:

<%@ Page Language="vb" AutoEventWireup="false" CodeBehind="CoolButton2.aspx.vb" Inherits="Gui1.CoolButton2" %>

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml">
<head runat="server">
    <title>CSS3 Buttons</title>
<%-------------- CSS Style --------------%>
<style type="text/css">


    
    body {
     width: 400px;
     margin: 200px auto;
     background: #666;
    }

    .button {
     width: 400px;
     height: 100px;
     line-height: 100px;
     color: white;
     text-decoration: none;
     font-size: 50px;
     font-family: helvetica, arial;
     font-weight: bold;
     display: block;
     text-align: center;
     position: relative;

     /* BACKGROUND GRADIENTS */
     background: #014464;
     background: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #0D658E, #0C577A 50%, #014D71 51%, #003E5C);
     background: -webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0, #0E658E), color-stop(.5, #0C577A), color-stop(.5, #014D71), to(#003E5C)); 


     /* BORDER RADIUS */
     -moz-border-radius: 10px;
     -webkit-border-radius: 10px;
     border-radius: 10px;

     border: 1px solid #368DBE;
     border-top: 1px solid #c3d6df;


     /* TEXT SHADOW */

     text-shadow: 1px 1px 1px black;

     /* BOX SHADOW */
     -moz-box-shadow: 0 1px 3px black;
     -webkit-box-shadow: 0 1px 3px black;
     box-shadow: 0 1px 3px black;
    }
    
    /* WHILE HOVERED */
    .button:hover {
        background: #014464;
        background: -moz-linear-gradient(top, #0c5f85, #0b5273 50%, #024869 51%, #003853);
        background: -webkit-gradient(linear, left top, left bottom, color-stop(0, #0c5f85), color-stop(.5, #0b5273), color-stop(.51, #024869), to(#003853));
    }
    
    /* WHILE BEING CLICKED */
    .button:active {
        -moz-box-shadow: 0 2px 6px black;
        -webkit-box-shadow: 0 2px 6px black;
    }
    /* FONT GLYPH (MOSTLY FOR FUN) */
    .button:before {
        font-family: Arial;
        background: url('http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7446/10466150066_1c6b3cac4d_o.png') no-repeat;
        color: #09232F;
        font-size: 90px;
        float: left;
        margin-left: 35px;
        margin-right: -10px;
        text-shadow: 0 1px 0 #4190AF;
    }
    

</style>
</head>
<body>
    <form id="form1" runat="server">
    <div>
     <a href="#" class="button"> Button </a>
       <br /><br />
       <button class="button">Button</button>
        <br /><br />
        <asp:Button ID="Button1" runat="server" Text="Button" CssClass="button" />
        <br /><br />
        <input id="Button2" type="button" value="Button" class="button"/>
    </div>
    </form>
</body>
</html>

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But it's not working.

What am I doing wrong?
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Append you background CSS with a positioning. e.g.

background: url('http://farm8.staticflickr.com/7446/10466150066_1c6b3cac4d_o.png') no-repeat 5px 5px;

Just play around with the figures til it is where you want it, you can also use things like
left center
5px center
etc
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