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Monday, October 9 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Removing Unwanted CSS #unwantedCSS

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The future of web development and build tools like webpack promise new and exciting ways to manage our CSS and only deliver exactly the necessary styles for the components on the screen. But right now today, we're still working on lots of projects using build tools like gulp and frameworks like bootstrap that come with a lot of styles we might not use but end up serving to every page.

After this session, you'll have some great ideas and familiarity with tools to help you trim down your unwanted CSS. Tools include: 
  • Gulp + Sass and the usual suspects 
  • UnCSS to check views against Sass/CSS 
  • PostCSS and ByebyeCSS to list selectors we want to be removed 
  • Some browser and command line tools and tips to measure and test CSS performance

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Chris Hawkins

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Chris Hawkins started making websites as a teenager, back before high speed was a thing, and in a world where a little bit of CSS made you a forum hero. Today's landscape is a lot more demanding of developers to have a deep understanding of various technologies while remaining in... Read More →

Monday October 9, 2017 10:00am - 11:00am CDT
Iberville Room Hotel Monteleone