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  • Introduction to Bourbon

    Bourbon is a Sass mixin library that can be used within your web project to help write CSS faster and easier. With the deprecation of Compass, many developers have switched to use this library. This post will provide a brief introduction to Bourbon including how to install it and use the mixins and functions provided…

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  • The Compass Core Framework

    The Compass core framework contains functionality that can be re-used within your CSS project without the need of duplicating code. The code Compass provides includes predefined variables, functions and mixins. This code comes in the form of support files that Compass provides. These files can then be imported into your project using the @import keyword.…

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  • Generate Sprites with Compass

    A major benefit using Sass frameworks is the ability to combine multiple images into a single sprite. Here is how to generate sprites with Compass. If you've set up a Compass project, within it, open up the config.rb file and you should see some paths defined. // config.rb # Set this to the root of…

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