Writing CSS with {LESS} - Tutorial From Infinite Skills

Learn How To Create Dynamic CSS Using LESS. This Course Will Teach You A Whole New Way To Use CSS - The Power Of LESS
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  • Lectures 25
  • Length 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

This Writing CSS with {LESS} training course from Infinite Skills teaches you everything you need to know about this dynamic stylesheet language. This course is designed for users that already have a working knowledge of CSS.


You will start out by learning how to build {LESS} files, on the client-side and server-side. Walter will teach you how to build consistent values, including how to modify the value and scope of a variable, use Mixins, and identify Syntax errors. From there, you will learn about Nesting, and how to use Nesting with multiple selectors and pseudo-classes. This video training will also teach you about the functions and operations in {LESS}, including defined {LESS} functions in colour and math. Finally, Walter will show you how to compile {LESS} to CSS.

By the completion of this video based training course, you will have an in-depth understanding of how to write CSS with {LESS}. Working files are included, allowing you to follow along with the author throughout the lessons.

What are the requirements?

  • A basic knowledge of CSS and HTML

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Learn how to write Dynamic CSS Using {LESS}

What is the target audience?

  • Web Developers and Designers

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: Getting Started
Important - Download These First - Working Files
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0101 What Is {LESS}?
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01:54
0102 A Quick Introduction To {LESS}
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03:06
0103 Installing Firebug
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01:48
0104 How To Access Your Working Files
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02:45
Section 2: Building Our {LESS} Files
0201 Importing Files
01:26
0202 {LESS} On The Client Site
02:48
0203 Our First {LESS} File
01:44
0204 Commenting Our {LESS}
02:42
Section 3: Building Consistent Values
0301 Defining And Using A Variable
05:53
0302 Modifying The Value And Scope Of A Variable
06:09
0303 Identifying Syntax Errors
04:36
0304 Using Mixins
08:49
0305 Parametric Mixins - Passing Parameters
09:33
0306 Conditional Tests - Guards
08:27
0307 Parametric Mixins - Multiple Parameters
03:28
0308 Importing External Files
03:41
Section 4: Selector Nesting
0401 Basics Of Nesting
03:34
0402 Nesting Multiple Selectors
05:21
0403 Nesting With Pseudo-Classes
04:36
Section 5: Functions And Operations
0501 Basic Math In {LESS}
04:33
0502 Defined {LESS} Functions - Colour
06:00
0503 Defined {LESS} Functions - Math
05:28
Section 6: Finishing Up
0601 Compiling {LESS} To CSS
08:08
0602 The Completed Project And Further Topics
04:07

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Infinite Skills, High Quality Training

Infinite Skills is a Canadian based company who offer a huge and ever growing range of high quality eLearning solutions that teach using studio quality narrated videos backed-up with practical hands-on examples and comprehensive working files. All courses are created by trained educators and experts in video based education.

The emphasis is on teaching real life skills that are essential for progressing in today's commercial environment.

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