June 21, 2017
I was working with CSS Grid and came to the grid-column and grid-row properties. I paused for a moment.
They’re not overly complicated. They are shorthand properties for expressing where an element should start and end on a grids defined columns and rows.
What caught me was the fact that I can name these lines. ...
February 16, 2017
Snook on naming a class:
Here’s what’s important:
We want to identify that this is a variation on our button.
We want to indicate the purpose of this button style.
We want to avoid tying the code to a particular context that could change.
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February 10, 2017
A Bot that Writes CSS Classes for HTML with Deep Learning
I played with it for a bit to see if I could get it to do anything impressively analytic. I took some semantic HTML and removed all the class names from it with the RegEx class="[a-zA-Z0-9:;.s()-,]*". I dropped the class-free HTML into the Rooster, and it did g...
February 23, 2016
Harry Roberts suggest very minimal styles for h1-h6, then using heading-specific class names to actually style them, regardless of what element they turn out to be.
I could get behind that. In the past I’ve done .h1, .h2, etc rather than use the tag selectors, but heck, you might as well just give them names.