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Sass and Compass Designer's Cookbook

By : Bass Jobsen, Stuart Robson
Book Image

Sass and Compass Designer's Cookbook

By: Bass Jobsen, Stuart Robson

Overview of this book

Sass and Compass Designer's Cookbook helps you to get most out of CSS3 and harness its benefits to create engaging and receptive applications. This book will help you develop faster and reduce the maintenance time for your web development projects by using Sass and Compass. You will learn how to use with CSS frameworks such as Bootstrap and Foundation and understand how to use other libraries of pre-built mixins. You will also learn setting up a development environment with Gulp. This book guides you through all the concepts and gives you practical examples for full understanding.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
Sass and Compass Designer's Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers


Bootstrap, formerly Twitter's Bootstrap, is the most popular HTML, CSS, and JavaScript framework to develop responsive, mobile-first projects on the web. You can use Bootstrap to build responsive websites and applications. This framework helps you to develop faster and more efficient applications using proven CSS code and components.

Bootstrap uses a responsive grid with 12 columns and many other reusable components.

In this chapter, you will learn more about Bootstrap's CSS. Bootstrap 4 is built with LibSass and Grunt. Using Sass as a preprocessor for the CSS code makes Bootstrap's code reusable and extendable. In this chapter, you will learn how to customize and extend Bootstrap by using Sass.


At the time of writing this book, Bootstrap 4 was not officially released. One of the most important changes in Bootstrap 4 is that it moved from Less to Sass. Bootstrap now compiles faster than ever, thanks to LibSass, and joins an increasingly large community of Sass developers. Other...