It's Time To Start Using CSS Custom Properties – Smashing Magazine

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CSS custom properties are opening new horizons for web development. They look and work like CSS variables, and the way they work is reflected in their name....

The Unexpected Power of Viewport Units in CSS | Lullabot

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Viewport units are one of the lesser known gems in modern web design. They offer developers strong flexibility and accuracy when using CSS. ...

8 CSS gotchas to start your morning off right – Isaac Lyman – Medium

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In every community there’s a coming-of-age process, a rite of passage that every newcomer must experience before he or she can really be considered an insider. For the CSS community, it goes…...

What is the Future of Front End Web Development? | CSS-Tricks

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I was asked to do a little session on this the other day. I'd say I'm underqualified to answer the question, as is any single person. If you really needed...

An Animated Intro to RxJS | CSS-Tricks

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You might have heard of RxJS, or ReactiveX, or reactive programming, or even just functional programming before. These are terms that are becoming more and...

Handling Long and Unexpected Content in CSS | CSS-Tricks

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When we write CSS, sometimes we forget about some edge cases in the designs. For example, when the content is longer than we expected and we didn't account...

Deep dive CSS: font metrics, line-height and vertical-align - Vincent De Oliveira

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An introduction to the inline formatting context. Explores line-height and vertical-align properties, as well as the font metrics. Understand how text is rendered on screen, and how to control it with CSS....

Introduction to Web Audio API | CSS-Tricks

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Web Audio API let's us make sound right in the browser. It makes your sites, apps, and games more fun and engaging. You can even build music-specific appli...

An Introduction to the `fr` CSS unit | CSS-Tricks

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With all the excitement around CSS Grid, I haven't seen as much talk about the new fr CSS length unit (here's the spec). And now that browser support is ra...

Websites to Generate SVG Patterns | CSS-Tricks

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These aren't particularly hard to web search for, but just in case you didn't know they existed I figured I'd drop them here. I've used all three of these...

Building a CSS Grid Overlay | CSS-Tricks

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Let's take a look at what it takes to build a grid overlay with CSS. It will be responsive, easily customizable and make heavy use of CSS variables (known...

CSS Animations vs Web Animations API | CSS-Tricks

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There is a native API for animation in JavaScript known as the Web Animations API. We'll call it WAAPI in this post. MDN has good documentation on it, and...

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