In addition, images used in a CSS style sheet will always be found if you use an ‘images’ directory inside the ‘css’ directory and use relative URL’s in the CSS. Putting CSS in Exp Eng, and not taking the full path into account, can lead to images not found or broken CSS on your web page. In other words, if you use an embed or snippet to include the links to your style sheet, and it is a relative path, then things may break if you didn’t work out the paths correctly.
It just became easier to me to just use
Wherever I need it in a template.
But there may be other technical reasons why the ‘stylesheet’ tag is useful that I’m not aware of.