Matt Vanderpol: Building Custom WordPress Themes With Sass

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October 30, 2016

This talk is an overview of how to incorporate Sass into your theme building practices.

The talk will cover:

What is Sass and why should you use it
File organization, including WordPress-specific considerations
Sass best practices, including WordPress-specific considerations
Using a task runner (grunt/gulp) and development best practices
Thoughts and considerations for parent/child themes
Incorporating 3rd party libraries and frameworks
Exposing styles to WP Admin for better WYSIWYG display
Thoughts and considerations for development vs production CSS
Debugging CSS issues in the Sass
Mention of PostCSS and how it can complement Sass

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WordCamp Sacramento 2016 21


Matt Vanderpol 1


CSS 122
Sass 22
Theme Development 96
web development 18


English 9697

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