How to pre-load images only using CSS (no JS)?

Tags: css,preload,preloading,image-preloader

Problem :

How can I pre-load images only using CSS, so without using JavaScript? It has to be cross-browser.

I don't want to use CSS sprites. Is there any other solution?

Solution :

You can use multiple elements, hidden with background-position: -1000px -1000px; and give them a background-image for each image that you want to pre-load.

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