Role of CSS :nth-last-of-type(n) Selector

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Use the CSS :nth-last-of-type(n) selector to select every <p> element that is the second <p> element of its parent, counting from the last child.


You can try to run the following code to implement the :nth-last-of-type(n) selector:

Live Demo

<!DOCTYPE html>
         p:nth-last-of-type(2) {
            background: blue;
            color: white;
      <p>This is demo text 1.</p>
      <p>This is demo text 2.</p>
      <p>This is demo text 3.</p>
      <p>This is demo text 4.</p>
      <p>This is demo text 5.</p>
Published on 08-May-2018 11:52:18