CSS: Selecting a range of elements

Say you want to select the 7th up and to the 14th element of a set of elements. It’s possible, using this selector:

ol li:nth-child(n+7):nth-child(-n+14) {
  background: lightpink;

See the Pen Selecting Ranges of Elements with CSS on CodePen.

(from 12 Little-Known CSS Facts (The Sequel))

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Bramus is a frontend web developer from Belgium, working as a Chrome Developer Relations Engineer at Google. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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