Course info
Sep 19, 2018
1h 11m

Less can help you simplify your CSS and add programming-like constructs to CSS with very little effort required. In this course, Less: Getting Started, you will learn foundational knowledge and gain the ability to show you how to use and write extensions to Less. First, you will learn how to use Less with almost any back-end technology. Next, you will discover how to refactor your CSS into Less. Finally, you will explore how to use nested rules, functions, and variables in your CSS. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to implement Less in your own projects.

About the author
About the author

Shawn Wildermuth has been tinkering with computers and software since he got a Vic-20 back in the early '80s. As a Microsoft MVP since 2002, he's also involved with Microsoft as an ASP.NET Insider and ClientDev Insider.

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Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
[Autogenerated] Hi, My name is Sean Wildermuth looking to my course less getting started. I am a speaker, teacher and consultant. As a developer, you might be afraid or even frustrated by CSS. You're in luck. Let's gonna help you simplify your CSS and add programming like constructs to CSS. With very little effort required in this course, we're going to show you how to use less in your own projects. To conquer some of CSS is greatest weaknesses like copy and paste changes, lack of computed values and repeating selectors for related rules. Some of the major topics that will cover include using less with almost any back and technology. We factor your CSS inte less using nested rules, functions and variables in your CSF, and using and writing extensions toa less. At the end of the course, you'll know how to implement less in your own projects before beginning the course. He should have some familiarity with cascading style sheets. I hope you'll join me in this journey to learn less with the less getting started course here, a plural site