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Wes Bos

Wes Bos

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

Scott Tolinski

Scott Tolinski

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

Playing: 381: Hasty Treat - Why Do People Hate CSS?

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Aug 23rd, 2021

Hasty Treat - Why Do People Hate CSS?

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In this Hasty Treat, Scott and Wes talk about why people hate CSS, some common issues, and how you can level up.

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Show Notes

03:20 - Layout is hard

07:43 - I can't get my thing to get the right style

  • Use a scoping system like BEM, CSS in JS, CSS Modules
  • Don't style via IDs
  • Avoid !important

11:00 - My thing isn't looking the way it's coded

  • Dev tools
  • Write CSS in the browser
  • Check class names

12:11 - I don't know if I can delete this CSS

15:51 - Look at things holistically

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