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Time: 9AM - 4PM Eastern Time (ET)
Duration: 1 Day


In this course you will learn how to: Use pre-processing to prepare your stylesheet; Comment in Sass; Use variables; Scope selectors through nesting; Import Sass partials; Use inherited styles; Standardize measurements with operators; Enhance Sass with other technologies.


Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) or equivalent knowledge or experience is mandatory.

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Course Outline

  • Understanding Sass
    • The history of Sass
    • CSS vs. SCSS
    • Extending CSS3 with OOP
  • Installing Sass
    • Sass through applications
  • Pre-processing
    • DRYing up you Stylesheet
  • Commenting Sass
    • Multi-line vs. single line comments
    • Preventing comment crossover
  • Using variables
    • Understanding variable types
    • Variable syntax
    • Defining and using variables
  • Selector scoping through nesting
    • Nesting syntax
    • The parent selector
    • Dangers of excessive nesting
  • Importing Sass partials
    • Combining multiple CSS
  • Including mixins
    • Basic mixin sytax
    • Using defaults
  • Inheriting through @extend
    • Extending existing rules
    • Using Placeholders
  • Standardizing with operators
    • Calculating a layout
    • Using variables to enhance operations
  • Enhancing Sass with LESS and Compass
    • Going beyond Sass to other technologies

Private training is available for this course.

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