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Web Development

#ShareYourDocs: Basic CSS Utility Class Generator in Larva

A bit of documentation I wrote for a Sass mixin that outputs utility classes based on a map of values.

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Web Development

Control Sass selector concatenation with a Stylelint rule

It’s not necessarily bad to concatenate Sass selectors, but if you need to keep developers from doing it for the purposes of coding standards, this might be helpful!

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Web Development

@include upperspace;

I’ve made a few websites over the past year or so, and I finally feel like I’ve nailed down the process. Of course there’s a lot more to it, but potentially the most useful, simple, and adorably named part has been a typography mixin I call upperspace: @mixin upperspace { letter-spacing: 1px; text-transform: uppercase; } […]

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Updates WordPress

Sassy WordPress and some updates

A recap of my talk “Sassy WordPress” along with some updates I’ll add should I give the talk again.

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Updates

New Workshop! Getting Started with Sass

Sass is “CSS with Superpowers” and infinitely awesome. But maybe you don’t feel like spending an entire weekend pounding your head against your laptop, figuring out how to get set up. Come to this evening workshop and we’ll walk through it all, step by step. You’ll have Sass up and running in your projects by the end of the night!

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Web Development WordPress

Responsive-ize WordPress Gallery Thumbnails with Sass

UPDATE: Just use Justin Tadlock’s Cleaner Gallery plugin. I am in the midst of rewriting my WP theme WPFolio Two. I wanted to make the gallery thumbnail images a flexible width rather than their default fixed width. To do this, I gave the attachment images themselves a width: 100%; but needed to apply my responsive […]

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Design Web Development

website starter kit

I’m sure many web designers have created their own compilation of preferred tools and site structure. Well, this is mine! A website starter kit. I figured I’d put it on Github because, why not? Maybe someone else will find it useful, and it will be a worthwhile project to maintain just for myself. In sum, […]