Too LESS? Should You Be Using Sass?

Submitted by Christoph Olszowka 2012-02-29 09:18:15 UTC
Source:  http://metaskills.net/2012/02/27/too-less-should-you-be-using-sass/

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Invoke the Less CSS compiler from Ruby

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Sass makes CSS fun again. Sass is an extension of CSS3, adding nested rules, variables, mixins, selector inheritance, and more. It's translated to well-formatted, standard CSS using the command line tool or a web-framework plugin.

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