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Sass: The Future of Stylesheets

Chris Eppstein (Caring.com)
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Let’s face it. CSS is dumb. There is no such thing as a DRY CSS file and stylesheets are often the biggest blemish in an otherwise beautifully coded app. Sass is the future of stylesheets. Rails 3.1 includes it by default and the W3C is adding concepts from Sass to CSS itself. This talk will cover the rationale behind Sass, the language features it provides, and best practices you can apply to start untangling your stylesheets. Chris Eppstein, the creator of Compass and Sass core team member will present.

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Chris Eppstein

Caring.com

Author of Compass, the Sass-based css meta framework. Member of the Sass Core team. Software architect of Caring.com.

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Chris Eppstein
05/18/2011 2:11pm EDT

Slide are up on slideshare

Gail E. Harris
05/18/2011 11:22am EDT

Awesome gem!