Let’s Play with LESS Mixins and Gaurd Expressions

Less is a user friendly, dynamic stylsheet languages which approaches CSS preprocessor. As we know the one of the best feature of any CSS preprocessor is the ability to create mixins, which allows to embed all properties of a class into another class by including the class name as one of its properties, as seen in the example below. (more…)

Learning LESS: The dynamic stylesheet language

LESS, the dynamic stylesheet language is a new paradigm in CSS. Here we’re going to start a series of articles that will focus on LESS, the dynamic language that will improve your CSS skills. Actually LESS extends CSS with dynamic behaviors, such as variables, mixins, operations and functions within your CSS. It’s extremely powerful and can dramatically speed up your development. There is a little bit of a learning curve to it, but once you wrap your head around it, you won’t type CSS again without using LESS. LESS runs on both the server-side  or client-side. (more…)