Feature request - push/pull a face that is not facing you

In that case the solution would be similar to what the OP requested. So:

  • Select the inner vertical edge of the L shaped front face and

It’s easy to orbit around to see the thing you’re working on. I would suggest it’s a good thing to always do that. I orbit my model all the time, even not thinking about it, and for no thought out reason, just because looking at what you make is kind of what designing is about.