Monthly Archives: July 2013

Minify Javascript

Why minifys your JS Quicker download times for your users. Reduced bandwidth consumption of your website. Reduced number of HTTP requests on your server when combining many javascript files into one compressed file, thus reducing the server load and allowing…

Handlebars

Handlebars lets you build semantic templates similar to smarty or other templating engines. Handlebars has been built just like Mustache http://mustache.github.io/ so if you have experience using Mustache then this will be very similar. My code uses verion 1.0.0 so…

Compass

This is a brief overview and example of how Compass works To see the original documentation go to http://compass-style.org My working example is http://glynrob.com/examples/compass/index.html which can be downloaded at https://github.com/glynrob/compass About: Compass, at its heart, is a framework upon which…

CoffeeScript

This is a brief overview and example of how CoffeeScript works To see the original documentation go to http://coffeescript.org My working example is http://glynrob.com/examples/coffeescript/index.html which can be downloaded at https://github.com/glynrob/coffeescript How CoffeeScript works: CoffeeScript is a little language that compiles…

Stylus

This is a brief overview and example of how Stylus works To see the original documentation go to http://learnboost.github.io/stylus/ My working example is http://glynrob.com/examples/stylus/index.html which can be downloaded at https://github.com/glynrob/stylus How Stylus works: Stylus is a CSS-preprocessor. The syntax for…

SASS

This is a brief overview and example of how Sass works To see the original documentation go to http://sass-lang.com/ My working example is http://glynrob.com/examples/scss/index.html which can be downloaded at https://github.com/glynrob/SCSS How Sass works: Sass is an extension of CSS3. It’s…

LESS CSS

This is a brief overview and example of how LESS CSS works To see the original documentation go to http://lesscss.org My working example is http://glynrob.com/examples/lesscss/index.html which can be downloaded at https://github.com/glynrob/lesscss How less works: Less allows you to shorten the…