11ty Scss Starter

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11ty Scss Starter

Simple Eleventy SCSS Starter

Overview:

The Eleventy SCSS Starter is a simple boilerplate that allows users to kick off their "design to HTML/SCSS" projects. It offers features such as splitting HTML into separate files, reusing snippets in HTML, compiling and watching SCSS files, and using autoprefixer and other 11ty features. It is a convenient tool for developers who want to quickly start building websites using Eleventy and SCSS.

Features:

  • Split HTML into separate files: The Eleventy SCSS Starter allows developers to split their HTML into separate files, making it easier to manage and organize their code.
  • Reuse snippets in HTML: Developers can reuse snippets of code in their HTML, saving time and effort when creating repetitive elements.
  • Compile and watch SCSS: The starter includes features to compile SCSS files into CSS and automatically watch for changes, making the development process more efficient.
  • Use autoprefixer: Autoprefixer is integrated into the starter, ensuring that vendor prefixes are automatically added to CSS properties for better browser compatibility.
  • Use for loops, if/else statements, and other 11ty features: The Eleventy SCSS Starter allows developers to take advantage of 11ty's powerful features, such as for loops and if/else statements, to create dynamic and flexible websites.

Installation:

To use the Eleventy SCSS Starter, follow these steps:

  1. Install the necessary npm packages by running the following command in your terminal:

    npm install
    
  2. Start developing your website by running the following command:

    npm start
    
  3. Your site will now be running at http://localhost:8080. You can access it in your browser and start building your website using Eleventy and SCSS.

Summary:

The Eleventy SCSS Starter is a handy boilerplate for developers who want to kick off their "design to HTML/SCSS" projects quickly. It offers features like splitting HTML into separate files, reusing code snippets, compiling and watching SCSS files, and using autoprefixer and other 11ty features. With easy installation steps and a convenient development environment, the Eleventy SCSS Starter is a great tool for building websites efficiently.

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SCSS

SCSS is a preprocessor scripting language that extends the capabilities of CSS by adding features such as variables, nesting, and mixins. It allows developers to write more efficient and maintainable CSS code, and helps to streamline the development process by reducing repetition and increasing reusability.

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Postcss

PostCSS is a popular open-source tool that enables web developers to transform CSS styles with JavaScript plugins. It allows for efficient processing of CSS styles, from applying vendor prefixes to improving browser compatibility, ultimately resulting in cleaner, faster, and more maintainable code.