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Wes Bos

Wes Bos

XL5G3 Full Stack JavaScript Developer. Creator of really good web development courses. BBQ enthusiast.

Scott Tolinski

Scott Tolinski

Web Developer, NX2V1, Creator of Level Up Tuts, Bboy, Robotops Crew and Youtuber

Playing: 371: Hasty Treat - Stylelint for Linting CSS



Jul 19th, 2021

Hasty Treat - Stylelint for Linting CSS

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In this Hasty Treat, Scott and Wes talk about Stylelint, what it is and why you should use it!

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Show Notes

03:15 - What is a linter anyway? Why do you want to lint your CSS?

  • Does stylelint fix errors or just tell you errors?

04:42 - Getting setup

  • .stylelintrc
  • stylelint extension
  • Sass
  • High perf animations
  • stylelint order
  • Max nesting depth
  • Declaration strict value
    "extends": [
    "plugins": [
    "rules": {
        "selector-no-qualifying-type": [
                "ignore": [
        "plugin/no-low-performance-animation-properties": [
                "ignoreProperties": [
        "indentation": "tab",
        "order/order": [
        "order/properties-alphabetical-order": null,
        "declaration-block-no-duplicate-custom-properties": true,
        "declaration-empty-line-before": null,
        "scale-unlimited/declaration-strict-value": [
        "scss/dollar-variable-pattern": "^[a-z][a-zA-Z0-9]+$",
        "max-nesting-depth": 3,
        "selector-pseudo-class-no-unknown": null

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