Background image not showing up on html page

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I am trying to add a background image to an html page but for some reason it will not work. I can change the background color no problem but not the image. I have pasted the html and css code below.


<!doctype html>

<head>
<title>Meet For Pleasure</title>
<link rel="stylesheet" href="Homepage.css">

</head>

<body>

<div class="footer__bottom wow fadeInUp" data-wow-duration="1.5s">
<div class="container">
<div class="footer__content text-center">
<p class="mb-0 text-white">All Rights Reserved &copy Meet For Pleasure</a> || Design By: Jonathan Quiles
</p>
</div>
</div>
</div>
</footer>

</body>

/*Selector {
property: value;}*/

body{
background-image: url(img_logodesign.bmp;)
}


</html>
 
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Try
body{
background-image: url("img_logodesign.bmp");
}
Notice the quotes.
 
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I can change the background color no problem. I just dont know what is wrong with the image. The above suggestion did not work for me
 
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body{
background-image: url(img_logodesign.bmp);
}
In short, BMP is not ideal for web use because:
  • Large File Size: BMP files are big and slow to load.
  • No Compression: They lack compression, making them impractical for the web.
  • Limited Browser Support: Not all browsers support BMP.
  • No Transparency: BMP doesn't support transparent backgrounds.
For web graphics, formats like JPEG (for photos) and PNG (for graphics with transparency) are preferred due to smaller file sizes and better web compatibility.


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