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What is the meaning of this? - harlenjoy - 2013-08-21

Located on the global css template:

url(data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAABAAAAAQCAYAAAAf8/9hAAAAkUlEQVR42pWSQQrAIAwE8/+/evKiB7FsS5fAhkQPqTF0BmW1tdbuve8xBta3Wmsb838W/YMec8MmkaQwVsOnkEQw90aokDiYUgpOJag5J0qucCIRAcp+0++HomAUULQAAAABJRU5ErkJggg==) repeat center center;


RE: What is the meaning of this? - Nathan Malcolm - 2013-08-21

It's a base64 encoded image. It's used to reduce HTTP requests.

http://css-tricks.com/data-uris/


RE: What is the meaning of this? - harlenjoy - 2013-08-21

Great! thank you Sir Nathan! +rep added :-)